University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-50-627
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: New Guinea
Height: 32.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number534 - Other Number
0101 - Cast Number


Human. Wooden. Traces of original painting. The "neck" is intended to fit into a socket or, perhaps, is simply a handle. Cf. 29-50-631.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Fourteen Eyes in a Museum Storeroom (05 Feb 1952 - 31 Mar 1952)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Linton, Ralph & Wingert, Paul S. 1946. Arts of the South Seas. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.119View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Davidson, Daniel S. The Oceanic Collections of the University Museum. The University Museum Bulletin. 12 (3-4) : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 71View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Gathercole, Peter W., et al. 1979. The Art of the Pacific Islands. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 312, 22.32View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Wardwell, Allen. 1971. The Art of the Sepik River. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 77View Objects cited in this Publication

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