Hanging hook

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
23784
Item name
Hanging hook 
Category
Sculpture/Carving
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > East Sepik Province
Map
Collector
Mr G. W. L. Townsend 
Acquisition date
September 01, 1978 
Acquisition method
by Dr J. I. Tonge 
Raw material
wood, plant fibre rope
Dimensions
H: 1200 mm W: 220 mm L: D: 70 mm Circum:

Description

Wood carving with a face at the top and hook at the bottom, decorated in low relief (front and back), rope tied to septum and top of head.

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