An image of Nogwi

Unknown Artist

Nogwi

Other titles:
Female fertility figure, yam cult, Noukwi
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Ambunti Mountains (Waskuk Hills), East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Kwoma people
Media
Sculpture
Medium
quilla wood coated with charcoal, lime, ochre, grass fibre
Dimensions
132.6 x 22.0 x 17.3 cm :
0 - Whole; 132.6 cm
0 - Whole; 22 cm
0 - Whole; 17.3 cm
Credit
Purchased 1971
Accession number
150.1971