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Title

Bark belt

collected 1961


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Titles

Man's belt

Belt


Cultural origin

Melpa people


Date

collected 1961


Media category

Mixed media


Materials used

incised bark, red pigment


Dimensions

dimensions variable: 27.0 x 24.8 x 18.8 cm overall (approx.) :

0 - Whole, 191 cm (75 3/16"), length of coiled bark (approx.)

0 - Whole, 18.8 cm (7 3/8"), width of bark, dimensions variable (approx.)


Credit

Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977


Location

Not on display


Accession number

533.1979



Place

Where the work was made
Mount Hagen