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New Ireland Male Chalk Figure

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Provenance

Purchased from Wayne Heathcote, New York, September, 1980. Formerly in the collections of Webster and Pitt Rivers Musuems, England.

Credit Line

Gift of William E. and Bertha L. Teel

Namantanai district, southern New Ireland, Papua New Guinea,

Dimensions

38.1 cm (15 in.)

Accession Number

1994.398

Medium or Technique

Limestone, chalk

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Sculpture