Collection Online
Medium
wood, earth pigments, cowrie shells
Measurements
61.5 × 27.6 × 7.3 cm
Place/s of Execution
Timbunke village, Sepik River, Papua New Guinea
Accession Number
D70-1971
Department
Pacific Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1965
© the artists
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Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Mask, flat and oblong shape with rounded ends. Hair incised with small squares, eyes are of raised circle inset with shells, long thin nose with wide nostrils, pierced septrum, slightly curved mouth, slit with carved teeth.