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Shield
Shield
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 30
Century:
Media:
Wood And Bark Fiber
Dimensions:
86 x 45 x 3 cm (33 7/8 x 17 11/16 x 1 3/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Probably Kalam (Karam) People
Provenance:

Jolika Collection of New Guinea Art

Accession Number:
2007.44.2
Acquisition Date:
2007-10-11
Credit Line:

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

Carved from one piece of wood and contains surface designs.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Headpiece
Headpiece (20th century)
Adze
Adze (20th century)
Woman's dancing belt
Woman's dancing belt (20th century)
Mud man mask
Mud man mask (20th century)