Unknown Artist

Bark carving

Other titles:
Bark carving, one face - representation of a hunting spirit
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Karawari River, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Karawari or Yimas people
Year
early 20th century
Media
Ceremonial object
Medium
carved tree bark, remains of clay and ochre pigment
Dimensions
77.5 cm height (irreg.); 10.0 cm width (irreg.); 1.2 cm bark thickness (irreg.)
Credit
Purchased 1970
Accession number
IA1.1970