Sepik River Woven Panel

$2,309.47

Woven fiber flat radiating from a central turtle shell displaying face with built-up clay detail, applied shell detail, and added hair.

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Description

Woven fiber flat radiating from a central turtle shell displaying face with built-up clay detail, applied shell detail, and added hair. Cassowary feathers and additional feathers are woven along the edge of the fiber frame which terminates in a small disc at the base and dangling fiber braid with white feathers. Black, red, and white pigments in various patterns overall. Some trimwork lost. Provenance: Cincinnati Art Museum Permanent Collection. Deaccess. on Sept. 15, 2010

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Dimensions 3112 in
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