Carved & painted wooden mask from Papua New Guinea, of a man's face. Decorated with cowrie shells and pigs tusks.

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Media/Materials
Wood, cowry shells, pig's tusks, ochre
Measurements
820 mm long (including handle) x 160 mm wide x 120 mm deep
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Carved & painted wooden mask from Papua New Guinea, of a man's face. Decorated with cowrie shells and pigs tusks. . Courtesy of Te Manawa Museums Trust.
Accession number
97/197/43

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