Collection Online
Medium
wood, earth pigment
Measurements
78.0 × 14.5 × 12.6 cm
Place/s of Execution
East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Accession Number
D63-1971
Department
Pacific Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1965
© the artists
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Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Carving with a figure head on one end and round pointed on the other end. Head pointed with ridge down centre of forehead. Brows under cut vertically with a prominent nose, pierced. Face flattened and curving up to chin. Eyes 2 short round protruding stalks, mouth carved. Traces of pigment.