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Grade Figure (Maghe Ne Wurwur)

Date:
early to mid-20th century
Geography:
Vanuatu, Ambrym Island, possibly Fantan village
Culture:
Ambrym Island
Medium:
Fernwood, paint
Dimensions:
H. 80 x W. 17 x D. 18 in. (203.2 x 43.2 x 45.7 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1479
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 354
[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

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 34.



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