Carved figure

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
25714
Item name
Carved figure 
Category
Sculpture/Carving
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > Milne Bay Province
Map
Collector
Mr W. Cottrell-Dormer 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1974 
Acquisition method
Donated by Mr W. Cottrell-Dormer 
Raw material
wood, paint
Dimensions
H: 480 mm W: 195 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Carved wooden figures on a round wooden base; larger figure wears white shirt and hat, smaller figure wears black and red.

Research notes

Carving made c. 1956.

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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