Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Figure

Date:
19th century
Geography:
New Caledonia, Lifou Island (?)
Culture:
Kanak people
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H. 3 5/8 x W. 1 3/8 x D. 1 in. (9.2 x 3.5 x 2.5 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Wielgus, 1962
Accession Number:
1978.412.798
Not on view
Raymond and Laura Wielgus, Chicago, until 1962; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1962–1978

De jade et de nacre : patrimoine artistique kanak : Musée territorial de Nouvelle-Calédonie, Nouméa, mars-mai 1990 [et] Musée national des arts africains et océaniens, Paris, octobre 1990-janvier 1991. Paris: Ministère de la Culture, 1990.

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