Male, ancestral figure of carved wood, with beard

Made:
1871-1920

Male, ancestral figure of carved wood, with beard of natural hair and inlaid cowrie shells for eyes, mounted on wooden base, from Mundugumor tribe, Sepik River region, New Guinea, 1871-1920

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Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A97202/1
type:
human remains
taxonomy:
  • human remains
credit:
Wellcome Trust
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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