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Skull Rack, Basangai or Lam
Skull Rack, Basangai or Lam
Date:
20th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 30
Century:
Media:
Sago Palm Petioles, Bamboo, Pigment, Bindings
Dimensions:
77 x 36 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Sawos People
Provenance:

"Serge Brignoni Collection, Bern, Switzerland." (Catalog #242, New Guinea Art: Masterpieces from the Jolika Collection of Marcia and John Friede, 2005, Volume 2, p. 121.)

Accession Number:
2000.172.6
Acquisition Date:
2000-12-14
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Mrs. Paul L. Wattis Fund

Exhibition History:

1985-88 - Tribal Art Centre, Basel, 1985-88, "Authority and Ornament."

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Dance costume, Awan mask
Penis sheath
Penis sheath (20th century)
Bowl
Bowl (20th century)
Amulet
Amulet (20th century)