University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-50-304
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
German New Guinea
Sepik River
Timbunke
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Rattan
Resin (uncertain)
Iconography:Man
Height: 13 cm
Length: 60.3 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:571 - Other Number

Description

For construction see 29-50-298. This is a thin slab of wood with a human face at one end; the other shaped to form oval paint-saucer or palette.


Bibliography:

[Book] Wardwell, Allen. 1971. The Art of the Sepik River.. The Art Institute of Chicago. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 74 (No. 153)View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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