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Finial for a Ceremonial House

Date: late 19th–early 20th century
Geography: Papua New Guinea, Kaimbiam village, Middle Sepik River region
Culture: Sawos people
Medium: Wood, cowrie shells, paint
Dimensions: H. 49 x W. 45 3/8 x D. 22 3/8 in. (124.5 x 115.3 x 56.9 cm)
Classification: Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number: 1979.206.1560

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