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Title

Bark carving (two faces)

early 20th century-mid 20th century
collected 1960s


Artist

Sepik people

Papua New Guinea


Details


Dates

early 20th century-mid 20th century
collected 1960s


Media category

Ceremonial object


Materials used

carved tree bark, red ochre pigments, charcoal and clay


Dimensions

100.5 cm height; 17.0 cm width; 1.2-1.4 cm bark thickness


Credit

Purchased 1970


Location

Not on display


Accession number

IA4.1970


Artist information

Sepik people

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history