Unknown Artist

Bowman's wooden wristguard

Other titles:
Armband
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Mount Elimbari, Simbu (Chimbu) Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Chuave people
Year
collected 1966
Media
Arms & armour
Medium
carved wood, incised designs, traces of blue, red, yellow and white pigments
Dimensions
10.0 x 8.5 x 6.7 cm :
0 - Whole; 10.3 cm; length of armband
0 - Whole; 8.5 cm; diameter at widest point
0 - Whole; 6.7 cm; diameter at narrowest point
Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
522.1979