Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Spear Thrower

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea
Culture:
Middle Sepik
Medium:
Bamboo, wood, fiber
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/8 x W. 1 1/4 x D. 27 5/8 in. (8.5 x 3.2 x 70.2 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Implements
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1794
Not on view
[H. M. Lissauer, New York, until 1968]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1968, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1968–1978

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