Lime Gourd

Mringei village, Abelam peoples,Papua New Guinea
20th century
Artist Unidentified, Pacific Islander


Place of Creation: Mringei village, Papua, Abelam peoples, New Guinea

Accession Number

2006.1885a-b

Medium or Technique

Gourd

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Decorative arts

Provenance

Late 1970s, sold by traders in Cairns, Australia, to Howard Lonergan, Concord, NH; 2006, gift of the family of Howard Lonergan to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 22, 2006)

Credit Line

Gift of the Howard Lonergan family