An image of Carved figure

Abelam people

(Papua New Guinea  – )

Carved figure

Other titles:
Male ancester figure surmounted by hornbill and two other birds
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Maprik District, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Abelam people
Media
Sculpture
Medium
wood, light red, yellow, white and black natural pigments
Dimensions
179.0 cm height :
0 - Whole; 179 cm
Credit
Purchased 1965
Accession number
IA9.1965
Copyright
© Abelam people, under the endorsement of the Pacific Islands Museums Association's (PIMA) Code of Ethics