Collection Online
Medium
earth pigments on wood
Measurements
55.0 × 162.5 × 7.5 cm
Place/s of Execution
Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
Accession Number
2003.176.7
Department
Pacific Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 2003
© the artist
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Midnight Sun's quest to find the woman of the Moons is unsuccessful at Kiriwina. The panel was beautifully carved in deep relief with traditional and transitional designs which tells a Massim mythological story.

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