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Charm (Marupai)

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Gulf Province
Culture:
Elema people
Medium:
Coconut shell, lime, fiber
Dimensions:
H. 5 7/8 x Diam. 1 3/4 in. (14.9 x 4.5 cm)
Classification:
Gourd-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Daniel J. Mannix, 1966
Accession Number:
1978.412.1497
Not on view
Daniel J. Mannix, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, until 1966; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1966–1978

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