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Title

Wig

mid 20th century
collected 1969

Artists

Unknown Artist

No image
  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Lake Kopiago Southern Highlands Province Papua New Guinea
    Cultural origin
    Duna people
    Dates
    mid 20th century
    collected 1969
    Media category
    Ceremonial object
    Materials used
    human hair, dried flowers, red seed pods, white feather, gold-lipped oyster shell (Pinctada maxima), marsupial skin, plant fibre string
    Dimensions
    22.0 x 38.0 x 20.0 cm :

    0 - Whole, 22 cm (8 11/16")

    0 - Whole, 38 cm (14 15/16")

    0 - Whole, 20 cm (7 7/8")

    Credit
    Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    805.1979.24
    Copyright
    © Duna people, under the endorsement of the Pacific Islands Museums Association's (PIMA) Code of Ethics
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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Lake Kopiago

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 1 exhibition

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication