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Amulet figure
Amulet figure
Date:
19th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 30
Century:
Media:
Wood, Bast Fiber, And Shell
Dimensions:
22.9 x 2.5 x 5.1 cm (9 x 1.34 x 2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Bosman People
Provenance:

"André Breton or Paul Eluard Collection, Paris; Madeleine Rousseau Collection, Paris." (Catalog #68, New Guinea Art: Masterpieces from the Jolika Collection of Marcia and John Friede, 2005, Volume 2, p. 93.)

Accession Number:
2007.44.96
Acquisition Date:
2007-10-11
Credit Line:

Gift of Marcia and John Friede in honor of Diane B. Wilsey and Harry S. Parker III

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