Collection Online
Medium
wood, resin, pigment, cowrie shells, shells, human hair, (possum fur)
Accession Number
D53-1971
Department
Pacific Art
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Carved male figure standing on a dome-shaped base, feet carved in relief, knees bent, body with protruding stomach, defined shoulders, arms bent with elbows and hands on hips. A large head set on low shoulder with face outlined with shells, carved designs around chest and navel. The head has human hair. Traces of pigment.