University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-50-627
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
Timbunke
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Length: 32 Centimeters/Inches
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:534 - Other Number
0101 - Cast Number

Description

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Linton, Ralph & Wingert, Paul S. 1946. Arts of the South Seas.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Davidson, Daniel S. The Oceanic Collections of the University Museum. The University Museum Bulletin. 12 (3-4)View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Gathercole, Peter W., et al. 1979. The Art of the Pacific Islands.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Wardwell, Allen. 1971. The Art of the Sepik River.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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