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Unidentified Mountain Ok or Min maker, Telefomin Central Highlands, Sepik Headwater Region, Upper Sepik River, Papua New Guinea

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probably 1930s or 1940s

Wood and pigment

Overall: 115 in. (292.1 cm)

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

990.54.27994

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Melanesia, Papua New Guinea

Period

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

Professor Barry Craig, 1960‘s-1970‘s; Harry A. Franklin, Los Angeles, California, 1965; Harry A. Franklin Family, Los Angeles, California, 1983; lent to present collection, 1990; given to present collection, 2003.

Old Number

O0936

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