Kwoma people

(Papua New Guinea  – )

Yena (yam cult head)

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Ambunti Mountains (Washkuk Hills), East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Kwoma people
Year
mid 20th century
collected 1961
Media
Ceremonial object
Medium
wood, white, red ochre and black pigments
Dimensions
92.5 x 20.0 x 7.0 cm
Credit
Purchased 1976
Accession number
159.1976