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Dance ornament: imitation vagina
Dance ornament: imitation vagina
Date:
20th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 30
Century:
Media:
FIber, Human Hair, Cockatoo Beak, Pigment, Gum
Dimensions:
22.9 x 15.2 x 6.4 cm (9 x 6 x 2 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Iatmul People
Provenance:

"Collected by Oscar Meyer and Bruce Lawes in 1956-57. Robert Emile Bouchard Collection, Montreuil, France." (Catalog #209, New Guinea Art: Masterpieces from the Jolika Collection of Marcia and John Friede, 2005, Volume 2, p. 116.)

Accession Number:
2010.77.55
Acquisition Date:
2010-06-10
Credit Line:

Gift of Marcia and John Friede (purchased in part with funds from the Evelyn A.J. Hall Charitable Trust)

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