An image of Lagim (Canoe splashboard)

Unknown Artist

Lagim (Canoe splashboard)

Other titles:
Canoe prow board, Massim lagim (Canoe splashboard)
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Massim people
Year
collected 1966
Media
Woodwork, Sculpture
Medium
wood, carved in relief, white pigment
Dimensions
66.4 x 86.3 cm (irreg.) :
0 - Whole; 66.4 cm; width at top of board
0 - Whole; 88.3 cm; width at bottom of board
0 - Whole; 27.3 cm
Credit
Purchased 1966
Accession number
IA1.1966