Hook Figure (Yipwon)

Middle Sepik River, Papua New Guinea

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1970s

Wood with traces of black and red pigment

Overall: 23 5/8 × 5 7/8 × 1 15/16 in. (60 × 15 × 5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Cynthia and Douglas McCollum in memory of Audrey and Robert McCollum

2018.29.12

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Melanesia, Papua New Guinea

Period

20th century

Object Name

Figure

Classification

Oceania

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Audrey and Robert McCollum; to thier children, Cynthia and Douglas McCollum; given to present collection, 2018.

Old Number

McCollum no. 3

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