Collection Online
Medium
earthenware
Measurements
32.8 × 17.1 × 15.5 cm
Place/s of Execution
Biwat village, Yuat River, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Accession Number
D85-1971
Department
Pacific Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1965
© the artists
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Gallery location
Not on display
Description
A standing male figure, set on a round flat base with the feet marked on the mount. Arms curved round to rest on hips, prominent nose, eyes and mouth marked by raised holes and slit. A tall head with narrow and flattened top. Incised patterns of decorations on body.