Iatmul people

(Papua New Guinea  – )

mbwatnggowi (female ancestor gable figure)

Other titles:
Female figure - King post, House post
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Middle Sepik River, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Iatmul people
Year
early 20th century-mid 20th century
collected 1965
Media
Sculpture
Medium
wood
Dimensions
348.5 x 218.5 x 60.0 cm
Credit
Purchased 1965
Accession number
382.1994