Suspension Hook

Middle Sepik River
Papua New Guinea



Overall: 18 13/16 × 4 3/4 × 2 3/8 in. (47.8 × 12 × 6.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Harry A. Franklin Family Collection



Place Made: Papua New Guinea, Melanesia, Oceania


20th century

Object Name

Suspension hook

Research Area


Not on view

Course History

Anthropology 50.34, Native American and Indigenous Studies 30.28, Peoples of Oceania, Brinker Ferguson, Spring 2024


Harry A. Franklin, Los Angeles, California 1950; Harry A. Franklin Family, Los Angeles, California, 1983; lent to present collection, 1990; given to present collection, 2019.

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