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Lime Container

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Admiralty Islands, Manus Province
Culture:
Usiai Island
Medium:
Gourd
Dimensions:
H. 8 1/8 x Diam. 3 5/8 in. (20.6 x 9.2 cm)
Classification:
Gourd-Containers
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1789
Not on view
Dr. W. R. Marshall, Massapequa, NY, until 1968; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1968, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1968–1978

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