Carved animal

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
10997
Item name
Carved animal 
Category
Sculpture/Carving
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
October 26, 1967 
Acquisition method
Bequest from Father Leo Hayes 
Raw material
wood, shell
Dimensions
H: 72 mm W: 423 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Wood carving of two pigs joined at the tail; incised design with white inlay material.

Research notes

From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'Double Up: Pasifika Treasures from the UQ Anthropology Museum' curated by Diana Young with Jane Willcock, 5 February - 9 April 2010.

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