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Doorway Part

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Object Number:
29-58-159A
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
New Zealand
Section:
Oceanian
Materials:
Wood
Shell
Description:
Carved hard balck wood. Each vertical section is ornamented with scrolls and grotesque figures in low relief with, on the inner side, a vertical panel, each of four bird-headed human figures in the round. The central figure in the lintel is a grotest human figure with on each side of it scrolls and grotesgque human and animal figures. Compare the fragment of a lintel P 3222.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Polynesia Gallery (28 Jan 1982 - Jun 2010)
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