Suspension Hook (Samban, Tshambwan)

Date: 19th–early 20th century
Geography: Papua New Guinea, Middle Sepik River
Culture: Iatmul people
Medium: Wood, cowrie shells, clay, hair
Dimensions: H. 21 3/4 x W. 6 5/8 x D. 3 1/2 in. (55.2 x 16.8 x 8.9 cm)
Classification: Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number: 1979.206.1632

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