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Mask

Native NameKepong (uncertain)
Object Number:P4562
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Ireland
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Plant Fiber
Pigment
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1913
Other Number:2370 - Other Number

Description

Kepong? Bird's head surmounted by two snakes, Bird's beak inserted in back of fish?

Bibliography:

[Article] Hall, Henry U. 1919. "New Ireland Masks". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 10. no. 4. pg. 184-187 Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Hall, Henry U. 1935. "Malagan of New Ireland". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 5. no. 4. pg. 2-11 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 7View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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