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Spirit Board (Gope)

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Gulf Province, Gibu village, Turama River
Culture:
Turamarubi people
Medium:
Wood, paint
Dimensions:
H. 60 3/4 in. (154.3 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1662
Not on view
[L.R. Webb, Oakland, CA]; [Roy James Hedlund, New Guinea]; [Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York, until 1962]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1962, on permanent loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1962–1978

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