Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea

 (27 works)

Img Title Date Artist Medium Acc #
Wealth spatula Wealth spatula (early 20th century) Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea wood, shell, fibre, lime 2008.69
Turtle-shell wealth spatula Turtle-shell wealth spatula (mid 20th century) Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea turtle-shell, shell, fibre, lime 2008.71
Ancestor figure Ancestor figure (1950s) Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea wood, lime 1366-D4
Bowl Bowl (1950s) Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea wood, lime, mother-of-pearl 1368-D4
Pig Pig (early 20th century) Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea wood, lime ETH20-1973
Wealth spatula Wealth spatula (early 20th century) Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea wood, shell, fibre, lime 2008.70
Lime spatula Lime spatula (early 20th century) Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea ebony, lime O39-1979
Dagger Dagger (20th century) Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea; Massim people, Trobriands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea ebony, lime O64-1979
Yolina is born at Muruwa Yolina is born at Muruwa 1979 John Kasaipwalova Massim people, Trobriands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.1
Yolina consults oracle Yolina consults oracle 1979 John Kasaipwalova Massim people, Trobriands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.3
Midnight's shipwreck caused by sea witches Midnight's shipwreck caused by sea witches 1979 John Kasaipwalova Massim people, Trobriands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.13
Midnight Sun fails to find woman of Moons at Kitava, Iwa and Gawa Islands Midnight Sun fails to find woman of Moons at Kitava, Iwa and Gawa Islands 1979 John Kasaipwalova Massim people, Trobriands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.8
Canoe prow Canoe prow (early 20th century) Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea wood, pigment ETH19-1973
Midnight Sun lands at Muruwa Midnight Sun lands at Muruwa 1979 John Kasaipwalova Massim people, Trobriands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.9
The Midnight Sun tested by heavy seas The Midnight Sun tested by heavy seas 1979 John Kasaipwalova Massim people, Trobriands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.5
Kundu drum Kundu drum (early 20th century) Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea wood, lizard skin, fibre ETH26-1973
Yolina bids farewell Yolina bids farewell 1979 John Kasaipwalova Massim people, Trobriands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.4
Midnight Sun rescued by the sacred sword fish Midnight Sun rescued by the sacred sword fish 1979 John Kasaipwalova Massim people, Trobriands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.14
Club Club (early 20th century) Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea wood ETH18-1973
A son is born and christened Yolina A son is born and christened Yolina 1979 John Kasaipwalova Massim people, Trobriands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.11