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Ceremonial Plank

late 19th–mid-20th century
Papua New Guinea, Yentschemangua village, Middle Sepik River
Iatmul people
Wood, paint, feathers, fiber
H. 14 x W. 69 x D. 4 in. (35.6 x 175.3 x 10.2 cm)
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1965
Accession Number:
Not on view
J. Anthony W. Forge, London, 1959–1965; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1965–1978

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 162.

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