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Title

Head decoration

collected 1969


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Date

collected 1969


Media category

Mixed media


Materials used

bailer shell, machine-wove fabric


Dimensions

13.2 x 11.9 x 3.5 cm shell ornament


Credit

Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977


Location

Not on display


Accession number

616.1979



Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Natalie Wilson, Painter in paradise: William Dobell in New Guinea, 'Painter in paradise: Dobell's first trip to New Guinea', pg. 10-59, Sydney, 2015, 36 (colour illus.), 122. cat.no. 43