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Shield

Date:
early to mid-20th century
Geography:
Indonesia, Papua Province (Irian Jaya)
Culture:
Asmat people
Medium:
Wood, paint, sago palm leaves
Dimensions:
H. 68 5/8 x W. 27 x D. 4 in. (174.3 x 68.6 x 10.2 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Implements
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1520
Not on view
Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1959, on permanent loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1959–1978

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