An image of Kolkol OR watumbiy (shoulder shield)

Forapia

(Papua New Guinea  – )

Kolkol OR watumbiy (shoulder shield)

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Det, Poroma District, Southern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Anganen people
Year
early 20th century
collected 1969
Media
Arms & armour
Medium
wood, black pigment
Dimensions
121.9 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm
Credit
Purchased 1977
Accession number
268.1977
Copyright
© Anganen people, under the endorsement of the Pacific Islands Museums Association's (PIMA) Code of Ethics