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Headrest

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Manam Island, Lower Sepik River
Culture:
Manam Island
Medium:
Wood, fiber
Dimensions:
H. 5 1/2 x W. 4 5/16 x D. 3 7/16 in. (14 x 11 x 8.7 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Furniture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1496
Not on view
Ingeborg de Beausacq, New York, until 1958; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1958, on permanent loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1958–1978

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