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Male figure
Male figure
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood
Dimensions:
20 1/4 x 3 (51.4 x 7.6 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Massim
Provenance:

Purchased from Nathan Joseph, San Francisco by M.H. deYoung, unspecified date

California Midwinter, Fine Arts Building, Exhibition Catalogue. South Sea Island Collection, pp. 94-101. "3381- Idol. Female. New Guinea," p. 97. [original catalogue located at SF History Center, SF Public Library].

Accession Number:
2157.2
Acquisition Date:
1895-03-23
Credit Line:

California Midwinter International Exposition, through M.H. deYoung

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