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"Nils Madsen Collection, Ambunti, Papua New Guinea (?)." (Catalog #272, New Guinea Art: Masterpieces from the Jolika Collection of Marcia and John Friede, 2005, Volume 2, p. 126.)
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.
Flat, board-like sculpture viewed frontally for display in rock shelters. Considerable size with arms stretching up, hands connecting above the head creating an elongated oval shape. Probably represents one of the mythical young women, who were regarded as ancestors of specific clans.