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Bird Head Club (Go-Poropwa-Ra-Maru [?])

Date:
19th–early 20th century
Geography:
New Caledonia
Culture:
Kanak people
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H. 4 x W. 29 x D. 12 1/2 in. (10.2 x 73.7 x 31.8 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Implements
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1549
Not on view
William O. Oldman, London, until 1912; The University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, 1912–1959; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1959, on permanent loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1959–1978

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