Suspension hook

Suspension hook
Suspension hook
Date:
19th century or earlier
Location:
de Young
Gallery 30
Century:
Media:
Wood, Pigment
Dimensions:
53 1/8 x 11 7/16 x 1 15/16 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Kanganaman Village; Iatmul People; Woliagwi Subgroup
Accession Number:
2000.172.2
Acquisition Date:
2000-12-14
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Mrs. Paul L. Wattis Fund

Exhibition History:

1985-88 - Tribal Art Centre, Basel, 1985-88, "Art of the Sepik River."

Hook in the form of a Bird / Female Figure. Collected 1890-1900.

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