Collection Online
gourd, lime
27.5 × 7.5 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
Oblong shaped lime gourd with a circular opening at one end. The opposite end is slightly pointy. Incised long wavey patterns, half-herringbone and circles all heightened with lime towards the opening.