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House Post Figure

Date:
19th century
Geography:
Indonesia, Papua Province (Irian Jaya), Lake Sentani
Culture:
Sentani people
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H. 27 3/4 x W. 24 1/2 x D. 6 1/2 in. (70.5 x 62.2 x 16.5 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Architectural
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1441
Not on view
Dr. Jacques Viot, Paris, collected Lake Sentani 1926 or 1929; [John J. Klejman, New York, until 1956]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1956, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, 1956–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 83.



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