Suspension Hook (Samban or Tshambwan)

Date: late 19th–early 20th century
Geography: Papua New Guinea, Mindimbit or Angriman village (?), Middle Sepik River
Culture: Iatmul people
Medium: Wood, paint, fiber
Dimensions: H. 16 1/2 x W. 23 7/8 x D. 3 3/8 in. (41.9 x 60.6 x 8.6 cm)
Classification: Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1972
Accession Number: 1978.412.740

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