Search the Collections

Female figure
Female figure
Date:
C-14 dating: 1640–1820 (94.2% probability)
Location:
de Young
Gallery 30
Century:
Media:
Wood And Pigments
Dimensions:
29 x 31 x 8 cm (11 7/16 x 12 3/16 x 3 1/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Masandamai (Masantoni, Masandenai) Village On The Kenglame River
Accession Number:
2005.180.11
Acquisition Date:
2005-02-26
Credit Line:

Gift of Marcia and John Friede

Carved from one piece of wood with relief design and added pigment.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Ornament for sacred flute
Ornament for sacred flute (C-14 dating: 17th–19th century (inconclusive % probability))
Mask
Mask (17th–18th century)
Mask
Mask (C-14 dating: 1650–1820 (88.6% probability))
Dance rattle, Ai-Gaté-Si or Orlan-Ai
Dance rattle, Ai-Gaté-Si or Orlan-Ai (C-14 dating: 1640–1820 (95% probability))