An image of Face board

Unknown Artist

Face board

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Yanget Valley, Middle Sepik River, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Sawos people?
Year
collected (circa 1963)
Media
Sculpture
Medium
carved wood, cassowary feathers, natural fibre, white and ochre natural pigments, charcoal
Dimensions
164.2 x 57.0 x 14.5 cm :
0 - Whole; 164.2 cm (64 5/8")
0 - Whole; 57 cm (22 7/16")
0 - Whole; 14.5 cm (5 11/16")
Credit
Purchased 1976
Accession number
157.1976