Iconography
NON-EURASIAN ICONOGRAPHY
Oceania
Melanesia Figures Ancestor figuresMiscellaneous
PORTRAITS
Ancestor figures
Male
Further details
Male figure for a spirit to reside in.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Kiwai (Fly River, Papua New Guinea)
DATE
19th century - 20th century
LOCATION
Sydney, Australian Museum ((E.71983))
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Anthony Meyer, Oceanic Art, Cologne 1995, ill. 86
Contact
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