An image of Kune kanda pine (under-arm shield)

Kakoli people

(Papua New Guinea  – )

Kune kanda pine (under-arm shield)

Location
Photography gallery
Place of origin
Tambul, Tambul-Nebilyer District, Western Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Kakoli people
Year
mid 20th century
collected 1963
Media
Arms & armour
Medium
wood, incised and pecked designs, white and red pigments, machine-wove cotton sling
Dimensions
63.5 x 27.0 x 2.5 cm
Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1978
Accession number
304.1978
Copyright
© Kakoli people, under the endorsement of the Pacific Islands Museums Association's (PIMA) Code of Ethics