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Suspension Hook

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Object Number:
29-50-342
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
New Guinea
Yamanum
Section:
Oceanian
Materials:
Wood
Pigment
Description:
Composite wooden figure, consisting partly of shaft rising from crescentic double-hook. A human mask surmounts the openwork carving in which the place of human limbs on each side of a conventionalized torso is taken by 4 birds, apparently parrots.
Height:
104.7cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.)
Other Number:
18   -   Other Number

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