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Provenance

May 15, 2008, sold by Bonham's, New York auction #16124: Fine African and Oceanic Art, Lot 547 by an anonymous collector, Cambridge, MA; 2008, gift of the anonymous collector to the MFA. (Accession date: January 21, 2009)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Indonesian, New Guinea, Papua (Abelam peoples), early to mid-20th century

Dimensions

Overall: 52 x 30 cm (20 1/2 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1648

Medium or Technique

Wood, pigment

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Sculpture