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Lime Container and Spatula

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Chambri Lakes, Middle Sepik River
Culture:
Chambri Lakes
Medium:
Bamboo, wood
Dimensions:
H. 9 1/8 x D. 10 3/8 in. (23.2 x 26.4 cm) Diam. (base): 1/4 in. (0.6 cm) L. ((spat.)): 10 3/8 in. (26.4 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Containers
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur A. Cohen in memory of Doris C. Schaper, 1963
Accession Number:
1978.412.829a, b
Not on view
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur A. Cohen, New York, until 1963;The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1963–1978 Tchambuli.

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