Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bark Belt

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Gulf province, Purari River
Culture:
Namau people
Medium:
Bark, lime
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Classification:
Bark-Ornaments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1417
Not on view
[Stendahl Gallery, New York and Los Angeles, until 1955]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1955, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

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