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Finial from a House Post

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Prince Alexander Mountains, Aitape (?), Lower Sepik River
Culture:
Boiken people
Medium:
Wood, paint, fiber
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 12 x 10 x 89 1/2in. (30.5 x 25.4 x 227.3cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Evelyn A. J. Hall, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.476.3
Not on view
[Henry Stevens, UK, Stevens Auction Rooms, Covent Gardens, London]; Augustus Lane-Fox Pitt-Rivers, Farnham, Dorset, UK; Evelyn A. J. Hall, Palm Beach, FL, until 1986

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