Spirit board, Gope

Spirit board, Gope
Spirit board, Gope
Date:
C-14 dating: 1520–1810 (95.4% probability)
Location:
de Young
Gallery 30
Century:
Media:
Wood And Pigment
Dimensions:
150 x 49 x 9 cm (59 1/16 x 19 5/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Aimei Village; Northeastern Kiwai Language Speakers (Gibaio Dialect)
Provenance:

"Collected by Thomas Schultze-Westrum in 1966." (Catalog #458, New Guinea Art: Masterpieces from the Jolika Collection of Marcia and John Friede, 2005, Volume 2, p. 161.)

Accession Number:
2007.44.97
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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