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Overmodeled Skull

Date: late 19th–early 20th century
Geography: Papua New Guinea, Middle Sepik River
Culture: Iatmul people
Medium: Human skull, clay, paint, human hair, cowrie shells, fiber, fur
Dimensions: H. 9 3/4 x W. 6 1/2 x D. 8 in. (24.8 x 16.5 x 20.3 cm)
Classification: Bone/Ivory-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John J. Klejman, 1962
Accession Number: 1978.412.792

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