Collection Online
gourd, lime
28.0 × 9.8 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
May River, West Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Accession Number
Pacific Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria in memory of Stanley Gordon Moriarty by Jean McKay Moriarty, Fellow, 1979
© the artists
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Hourglass shaped lime container with a circular opening at one end. Carved and incised concentric chevrons, tassels, half-herringbone, scrolls and radiating lines all heightened with lime.