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Title

Shield


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Place where the work was made

Frieda River East Sepik Province Papua New Guinea


Media category

Arms & armour


Materials used

carved wood, red, black and white natural pigments


Dimensions

170.2 x 81.3 cm :

0 - Whole; 170.2 cm

0 - Whole; 81.3 cm


Credit

Purchased 1969


Location

Not on display


Accession number

IA1.1969



Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Tony Tuckson, Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973, 46. cat.no. 94 The Upper Sepik

Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, Sydney, Jul 1970, 547 (illus.). no. 53