From: New Guinea | Trobriand Islands
Curatorial Section: Oceanian
|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Provenience||New Guinea | Trobriand Islands|
Smooth, tapered wooden pestle with two carved rings at top, surmounted by a standing human figure. Figure's hands (?) touch pair of openwork loops in front of legs. Band of relief carving (mostly zig-zag) across lower back and down outsides of legs. Above the figure's head are a plain ring, a band of low relief designs, and a decorative finial.
|Credit Line||Gift of Dr. Frederica de Laguna, 1996|
|Other Number||21 - Other Number|
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