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Title

Headband,

mid 20th century
collected) 1969


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Cultural origin

Duna people


Dates

mid 20th century
collected) 1969


Materials used

plant fibre string, red ochre pigment, machine-made beads, gold-lipped oyster shell (Pinctada maxima)


Dimensions

80.0 x 2.0 cm


Credit

Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977


Location

Not on display


Accession number

805.1979.16



Place

Where the work was made
Lake Kopiago

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Natalie Wilson (Editor), Plumes and pearlshells: art of the New Guinea highlands, Sydney, 2014, 163. cat.no. 79; titled 'Duna man's apparel (selected items)' Note: this item not reproduced