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Figure
Figure
Date:
19th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 30
Century:
Media:
Wood, Gum, And Pigment
Dimensions:
33 x 5.1 x 5.1 cm (13 x 2 x 2.25 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Kiwai People
Provenance:

"Raymond and Laura Wielgus Collection, Tucson, Ariz." (Catalog #493, New Guinea Art: Masterpieces from the Jolika Collection of Marcia and John Friede, 2005, Volume 2, p. 168.)

Accession Number:
2007.44.94
Acquisition Date:
2007-10-11
Credit Line:

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

Exhibition History:

1961 - Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1961, "Art Styles of the Papuan Gulf."

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Processional mask, semese
Female suspension hook
Female suspension hook (19th–early 20th century)
Lime spatula
Lime spatula (19th century)
Armless figure, imunu or kakame
Armless figure, imunu or kakame (19th–early 20th century)