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Funerary Carving (Malagan)

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, New Ireland, New Ireland, Tubar village
Culture:
Northern New Ireland
Medium:
Wood, paint, shell
Dimensions:
H. 84 1/2 x W. 10 11/16 x D. 2 15/16 in. (214.6 x 27.1 x 7.5 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1972
Accession Number:
1978.412.724
Not on view
Augustus Lane-Fox Pitt-Rivers, Farnham, Dorset, U.K.d (probably); W.D. Webster, London.; [John J. Klejman, New York, until 1958]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1958, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1958–1972; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1972–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 59.



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