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Mask
Mask
Date:
19th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 30
Century:
Media:
Bark, Rattan, And Pigment
Dimensions:
15 x 6.5 x 4.5 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Western Elema People; Orokola Language Speakers
Provenance:

Jolika Collection of New Guinea Art

Accession Number:
2007.44.118
Acquisition Date:
2007-10-11
Credit Line:

Gift of Marcia and John Friede in honor of Diane B. Wilsey and Harry S. Parker III

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Carved head from ceremonial house façade
Carved head from ceremonial house façade (19th–early 20th century)
Club -Puluta
Club -Puluta (19th century)
Flying fox amulet
Flying fox amulet (19th–early 20th century)
Ornament for sacred flute
Ornament for sacred flute (19th–early 20th century)