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Dance Wand (Rei)

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, New Britain
Culture:
Sulka people
Medium:
Reeds, wood, bamboo, fiber, paint
Dimensions:
H. 120 1/2 x W. 16 x D. 9 1/2 in. (306.1 x 40.6 x 24.1 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1684
Not on view
[John J. Klejman, New York, until 1965]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1965, on permanent loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1965–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 50.



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