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Object ID Number 2010.020.024
Artist Unknown
Title Ancestor Figure
Date No date
Medium Wood
Dimensions (H x W x D) 20" x 4" x 2.5"
Credit line Formerly in the Collection of Sheldon Jackson College, Sitka, Alaska
Culture Oceania / Papua New Guinea / Lower Sepik River Region
Collection Survey Collection
Object Name Sculpture
Description Carved wooden human figure standing on low pedestal; black pigmentation all over surface; carved detail on top of head has a length of grass tied to it; oversized head with prominent eyes and nose; arms at sides and feet together.