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Spirit figure, Atei
Spirit figure, Atei
Date:
C-14 dating: 1660–1890 (94.5% probability)
Location:
de Young
Gallery 30
Century:
Media:
Wood And Bast Fiber
Dimensions:
190.5 x 17.8 x 15.2 cm (75 x 7 x 6 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Singarin Village; Kopar People
Provenance:

"Serge Brignoni Collection, Bern, Switzerland." (Catalog #109, New Guinea Art: Masterpieces from the Jolika Collection of Marcia and John Friede, 2005, Volume 2, p. 99.)

Accession Number:
2007.44.54
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:

1967 - Musée de l'Homme, Paris, 1967, "Arts Primitifs dans les Ateliers d' Artistes."

1962 - Museum der Kulturen, Basel, 1962, "Die Kunst Neu-Guineas."

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Hand drum, Kundu
Hand drum, Kundu (C-14 dating: 17th–18th century (inconclusive % probability))
Mask
Mask (17th–18th century)