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The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, v. 27, no. 9 (May, 1969)

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, v. 27, no. 9 (May, 1969)

Chow, Fong, Robert Goldwater, and Alexandrine St. Claire
28 pages
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"Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas"
Robert Goldwater

"A Forgotten Record of Turkish Exotica"
Alexandrine St. Claire

"Accessions from the Florance Waterbury Collection"
Fong Chow

Mask (Buk, Krar, or Kara), Turtle shell, wood, cassowary feathers, fiber, resin, shell, paint, Torres Strait Islander
Torres Strait Islander
mid to late 19th century
Female figure (’otua fefine), Whale ivory, Ha'apai Islands
Ha'apai Islands
Early 19th century
Weaving Peg (Turuturu), Wood, Maori people
Maori people
Late 18th–early 19th century
House Post Figure, Wood, Sentani people
Sentani people
19th century
Sculptural Bust from a Reliquary Ensemble (The Great Bieri), Fang-Betsi artist, Wood, metal, palm oil, Fang-Betsi
Fang-Betsi artist
19th century
Head (Bwami), Ivory, Lega peoples
Lega peoples
19th–20th century
Seated Figure, Ceramic, cinnabar, red ochre, Olmec
12th–9th century BCE
Female Figure (Tetepeku), Wood, paint, Abelam people
Abelam people
19th–early 20th century
Mask (Mai), Wood, paint, nassa shells, cowrie shells, pig's tusks, fiber, Sawos people
Sawos people
early to mid-20th century
Male Poro Figure (Pombia), Wood, Senufo peoples, Tyebara group
Senufo peoples, Tyebara group
19th–mid-20th century
Headdress (Ci Wara): Female Antelope, Wood, metal bands, Bamana peoples
Bamana peoples
19th–early 20th century
Vessel with ritual scene, Recuay artist(s), Ceramic, slip, Recuay
Recuay artist(s)
200–700 CE
Shield cover, Chimú artist(s), Silver, Chimú
Chimú artist(s)
1350–1470 CE
"Smiling" Figure, Ceramic, Remojadas
7th–8th century
Female Figure, Wood, paint, Kwakwaka’wakw (Kwakiutl)
Kwakwaka’wakw (Kwakiutl)
19th century
[Wohlgerissene und geschnittene Figuren ... ], Melchior Lorck  Danish, Woodcut
Melchior Lorck
ca. 1619–26
Figure of Harpy, Stonepaste; luster-painted on opaque white glaze, molded and applied decoration
12th–early 13th century