Cult hook (garra)

Indonesia,New Guinea,Papaua,Hunstein Mountains(B
early to mid-20th century
Artist Unidentified, Pacific Islander


Dimensions

Overall: 76 x 14 cm (29 15/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1647

Medium or Technique

Wood, pigment

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

Lynda Cunningham, New York. May 15, 2008, anonymous ("property of various owners") sale, Bonhams, New York (auction no. 16124), lot 544, to an anonymous donor; 2008, anonymous year-end gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 21, 2009)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift