Iconography
NON-EURASIAN ICONOGRAPHY
Oceania
Melanesia Figures Ancestor figuresMiscellaneous
PORTRAITS
Ancestor figures
Male
Further details
Ceremonial spearhead carved in the form of an ancestral figure.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Manus (Admiralty Islands)
DATE
19th century - 20th century
LOCATION
Private collection
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Anthony Meyer, Oceanic Art, Cologne, 1995, ill. 360
Acknowledgements
Courtesy and with permission for use © Anthony JP Meyer, Olaf Wipperfürth and Ludwig Könemann. All rights reserved for other authors.
Contact
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