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Yamate ceremonial board
(1979-1984)

Medium
earth pigment on wood
Measurements
188.2 × 17.2 × 3.4 cm
Place/s of Execution
Kekwa village, eastern Mimika, West Papua
Accession Number
2003.100
Department
Pacific Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through the NGV Foundation by Chris Boylan, Governor, 2003
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Stylised board with a carved human face and carved handle on one end and a pointed end or rhomboid on the other.