An image of Bai (panel from a ceremonial house)

Abelam people

(Papua New Guinea  – )

Bai (panel from a ceremonial house)

Other titles:
Bark painting, Spathe painting
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Maprik District, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Abelam people
Year
mid 20th century
Media
Painting
Medium
sago palm petiole, mineral pigments: yellow, white and black on red ground
Dimensions
108.0 x 38.1 cm
Credit
Gift of Roy Harpur 1963
Accession number
IA5.1963
Copyright
© Abelam people, under the endorsement of the Pacific Islands Museums Association's (PIMA) Code of Ethics