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Male Figure (Tiki)

Date:
late 19th–mid-20th century
Geography:
Marquesas Islands
Culture:
Marquesan (Enata) people
Medium:
Whalebone
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/2 x W. 1 7/8 x D. 1 1/4 in. (11.4 x 4.8 x 3.2 cm)
Classification:
Bone/Ivory-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1969
Accession Number:
1978.412.827
Not on view
[John J. Klejman, New York, until 1963]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1963, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1963–1969; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1969-1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 7.



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