Chuave people

(Papua New Guinea  – )

Gourd mask

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Chuave District, Simbu (Chimbu) Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Chuave people
Year
mid 20th century
collected 1964
Media
Ceremonial object, Botanical material
Medium
gourd, resin, rattan cane, plant-fibre string, red pigment, tigaso? oil
Dimensions
38.0 x 13.5 x 16.0 cm
Credit
Purchased 1977
Accession number
288.1977