Ceremonial food pot, kwam
Jolika Collection of New Guinea Art
Gift of Marcia and John Friede in honor of Diane B. Wilsey and Harry S. Parker III
2005 - New Guinea Art. Masterpieces from the Jolika Collection of Marcia and John Friede. De Young Museum, San Francisco, 2005.
Decorated clay vessel. Carved and incised concentric circles and diamonds using either a bamboo implement or flying fox. This face most likely represents a white cockatoo (wama) or a black cockatoo (mange).