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Shield

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Object Number:29-50-494
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
Palimbei
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Length: 148 cm
Width: 27.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:17 - Other Number

Description

Wooden. Oblong. Painted and carved decoration includes large conventionalized human mask in uppermost of three panels, and two conventionalized representations of an animal in the next.

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