An image of Roof finial

Iatmul people

(Papua New Guinea  – )

Roof finial

Other titles:
Gable-top decoration
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Aibom Village, Chambri Lake, Middle Sepik River, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Iatmul people
Year
mid 20th century
collected 1961
Media
Ceramic, Sculpture
Medium
earthenware, modelled, dried sago leaf fibre, white and black earth pigments
Dimensions
58.4 x 27.0 cm :
0 - Whole; 58.4 cm
0 - Whole; 27 cm
Credit
Purchased 1976
Accession number
152.1976