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Standing figure (totok)

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Provenance

Formerly in collections of Speyer, Berlin; Charles Ratton, Paris; and Claire Zeisler, Chicago. Purchased from Tambaran Gallery, New York, September 1993. Given to the MFA by William and Bertha Teel in 1994.

Credit Line

Gift of William E. and Bertha L. Teel

Malangan, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea, 19th–20th century

Object Place

New Ireland

Dimensions

111.76 cm (44 in.)

Accession Number

1994.426

Medium or Technique

Wood, pigments, snail valves

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Sculpture