Canoe Prow

Date:
early to mid-20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Aumi village, Upper Sepik, May River
Culture:
Iwam people
Medium:
Wood, paint
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/4 x W. 2 1/8 x D. 17 1/4 in. (9.5 x 5.4 x 43.8 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Anonymous Gift, 1968
Accession Number:
1978.412.1528
Not on view
Private collection, 1967–1978; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1968–1978