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Mountain Ok or Min people, Telefomin Central Highlands, Sepik Headwater Region, Upper Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, Melanesia, Oceania

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late 19th-early 20th century, before 1930

Wood and pigment and ochre

Overall: 116 in. (294.64 cm)

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

990.54.27408

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Melanesia

Period

19th-20th century

Object Name

Furnishings: Household Accessory

Classification

Oceania

Not on view

Exhibition History

Religious Symbols in the Art of New Guinea, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 47 & 53, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 17-May 16, 1999.

Provenance

Barry Craig, New York, 1960's-1970's; Harry A. Franklin, Los Angeles, California 1965; Harry A. Franklin Family, Los Angeles, California, 1983; given to present collection, 1990.

Old Number

O0964

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