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Figure for Yam ceremony (Mindja or Amarki)

Date: 19th–early 20th century
Geography: Papua New Guinea, Washkuk Hills, Upper Sepik River region
Culture: Probably Nukuma
Medium: Wood, paint
Dimensions: H. 53 1/4 in. (135.3 cm)
Classification: Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1965
Accession Number: 1978.412.848

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