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Ancestor Pole (Omu [?])

Omorpir

Date: mid-20th century
Geography: Indonesia, Papua Province (Irian Jaya), probably Pupis village, Pomatsj River (northern tributary)
Culture: Asmat people
Medium: Wood, sago palm leaves, fiber
Dimensions: H. 6 x W. 125 x D. 10 in. (15.2 x 317.5 x 25.4 cm)
Classification: Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection; Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller and Mrs. Mary C. Rockefeller, 1965
Accession Number: 1978.412.1238

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