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Funerary Mask

Native NameTatanua
Object Number:P4554
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Ireland
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Shell
Plant Fiber
Height: 36 cm
Width: 20 cm
Depth: 40 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1913
Other Number:2206 - Other Number

Description

Funerary mask.Tatanua. Same as P4551. Ear pieces damaged.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Memory Keepers: Why Objects Matter (28 Mar 2019 - Mar 2020) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Hall, Henry U. 1935. "Malagan of New Ireland". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 5. no. 4. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 7View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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