Collection Online
gourd, lime
24.2 × 6.7 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
Tubular, shaped lime container with a large circular opening at one end. Cetnred are incised patterns of half-herringbones, concentric oposed chevrons, dots, concentric elliptic shapes and lines all heightened with lime.