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Object Number:84-2-76
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
Papuan Gulf
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Length: 112.7 cm
Width: 19 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Benjamin Bernstein, 1984
Other Number:149 - Other Number

Description

Narrow, light shield, with carved surface decoration: eyes and nose at top, incorporated into shallowly-carved design of spirals and "S's". Background red, carved designs white with black edges.

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