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Paddle

Date:
mid-20th century
Geography:
Indonesia, Papua Province (Irian Jaya), Ewer village, Pek River
Culture:
Asmat people
Medium:
Wood, sago palm leaves, paint
Dimensions:
H. 126 1/2 x W. 5 7/8 in. (321.3 x 14.9 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Implements
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection; Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller and Mrs. Mary C. Rockefeller, 1965
Accession Number:
1978.412.1043
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 354
Michael C. Rockefeller Expedition, collected 1961; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1961–1965; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1965–1978

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