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Shield

Other titles:
Paid fight leader's shield
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Wonenara, Obura-Wonenara District, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Baruya people
Media
Arms & armour
Medium
wood, tapa, string
Dimensions
129.6 x 53.3 cm (irreg.) :
0 - Whole; 129.6 cm (51")
0 - Whole; 53.3 cm (21")
Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1978
Accession number
255.1978