Hook Figure (Garra)

Bahinemo people, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania

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late 19th-early 20th century

Wood

Overall: 42 15/16 x 6 5/8 x 4 5/16 in. (109 x 16.8 x 11 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mary Katherine Burton Jones

2004.63.35577

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Melanesia

Period

19th-20th century

Object Name

Figure

Classification

Oceania

Not on view

Provenance

Collection of Maud Morgan (1903-1999), Cambridge, Massachusetts; Mary Katherine Burton Jones, Cambridge, Massachusetts, date unknown; given to present collection, 2004.

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