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Canoe Prow Ornament

Date:
mid-20th century
Geography:
Indonesia, Papua Province (Irian Jaya)
Culture:
Asmat people
Medium:
Wood, paint
Dimensions:
H. 32 5/8 x W. 2 1/4 x D.10 1/8 in. (82.9 x 5.7 x 25.7 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1596
Not on view
Th. P.P. van Emden, Netherlands New Guinea; [Henri Kamer, Paris and New York, 1961]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1961, on permanent loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1961–1978

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