Alamblak people

(Papua New Guinea  – )

Bark carving (face in centre, headdress and 3 circles below face)

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Anganamei village, Kuvenmas Lake, Blackwater River, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Alamblak people
Media
Ceremonial object
Medium
carved tree bark, red ochre pigments, charcoal and clay
Dimensions
79.2 cm height (height); 14.5 cm width (irreg.); 1.2-1.4 cm bark thickness
Credit
Purchased 1970
Accession number
IA7.1970