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Spear Head (Kuku Hamar [?])

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Admiralty Islands, Manus Province
Culture:
Manus Island
Medium:
Wood, bamboo, fiber, shell, lime, paint
Dimensions:
H.1 3/4 x W. 15 in. (4.5 x 38.1 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1460
Not on view
[Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York, until 1957]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1957, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1957–1978

Nevermann, Hans. "Admiralitats-Inseln." In Ergebnisse der Südsee-Expedition 1908-1910, edited by Georg Thilenius. Vol. Sect. II, pt. A, vol. 3. Hamburg: L.Friederichsen & Co., 1934.



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