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Bowl

Date:
early to mid-20th century
Geography:
Indonesia, Papua Province (Irian Jaya), Erma village, Pomatsj River
Culture:
Asmat people
Medium:
Wood, paint
Dimensions:
L. 35 1/2 in. (90.2 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Containers
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller and Mrs. Mary C. Rockefeller, 1965
Accession Number:
1978.412.1177
Not on view
Michael C. Rockefeller Expedition, collected 1961; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1961–1965; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1965–1978

Kjellgren, Eric. Oceania: Art of the Pacific Islands in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York and New Haven: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2007, 6, 35.



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