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Gable Ornament (P'naret)

Date:
early to mid-20th century
Geography:
Vanuatu, Malakula, Amok village
Culture:
Big Nambas people
Medium:
Fernwood
Dimensions:
H. 54 x W. 14 1/2 x D. 11 in. (137.2 x 36.8 x 27.9 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Eliot Elisofon, 1957
Accession Number:
1978.412.719
Not on view
Eliot Elisofon, New York, until 1957; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1957–1978

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