Ancestor Figure

Date: 19th century or earlier
Geography: Papua New Guinea, East Sepik Province, Yamok village, Middle Sepik River region
Culture: Sawos people
Medium: Wood, paint, fiber
Dimensions: H. 72 x W. 12 3/4 x D. 9 7/8 in. (182.9 x 32.4 x 25.1cm)
Classification: Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number: 1979.206.1561

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