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Title

Bark carving

mid 20th century


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Title

Bark carving (three faces, smallest in middle, horizontal divisions)


Date

mid 20th century


Media category

Ceremonial object


Materials used

carved tree bark, red ochre pigment, charcoal and clay


Dimensions

178.8 cm height (irreg.); 18.0 cm width (irreg.); 1.2-1.5 cm bark thickness


Credit

Purchased 1970


Location

Not on display


Accession number

IA8.1970



Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history