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Spirit board, Titi Ebihai or Kaiamunu
Spirit board, Titi Ebihai or Kaiamunu
Date:
18th–19th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 30
Century:
Media:
Wood, Pigment, And Commercial Paint
Dimensions:
160 x 40 x 18 cm (63 x 15 3/4 x 7 1/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Kerewo (Kerewa) People; Kerewo Language Speakers
Provenance:

"Collected by Thomas Schultze-Westrum in 1966." (Catalog #479, New Guinea Art: Masterpieces from the Jolika Collection of Marcia and John Friede, 2005, Volume 2, p. 165.)

Accession Number:
2007.44.39
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:

2005 - New Guinea Art. Masterpieces from the Jolika Collection of Marcia and John Friede. De Young Museum, San Francisco, 2005.

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