Mask

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
20627
Item name
Mask 
Category
Dance/Performance
Sculpture/Carving
 
Indigenous name
liviga 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > New Ireland Province > Namatanai District > Panatgin Village
Map
Collector
Dr Elizabeth Brouwer 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1976 
Acquisition method
Commissioned by Dr Elizabeth Brouwer 
Raw material
wood; commercial powder paint
Dimensions
H: 290 mm W: 50 mm L: D: 70 mm Circum:

Description

Research notes

From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'Musical Landscapes of Lihir' March - August 2013, curated by Dr Kirsty Gillespie and the Lihir Cultural Heritage Association with Dr Diana Young.

Musical Landscapes of Lihir exhibition label: Liviga/mouthpiece, c. 1970s.

Held as mouthpiece.

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