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Headrest

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Gulf province, Fly River region
Culture:
Kerewa people
Medium:
Wood, paint
Dimensions:
H. 14 x W. 27 3/4 in. (35.6 x 70.5 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Furniture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1624
Not on view
[Herbert Rieser, London, until 1961]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1961, on permanent loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1961–1978

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