Iatmul people

(Papua New Guinea  – )

konguwavi (gable finial of men's house)

Other titles:
Roof ridge ornament
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 1965
Media
Ceramic
Medium
earthenware, white and black natural pigments, plant fibre tassels
Dimensions
52.0 x 23.0 x 25.0 cm
Credit
Purchased 1965
Accession number
417.1994