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Object #2000-150/145
Object nameYam Cult Figure, Nogwi Figure
Culture of OriginNukuma, Washkuk, Upper Sepik, Papua New Guinea
MaterialsWood, Pigment, Black
TechniquesCarved, Incised
DimensionsH: 40.5 in, W: 5.5 in, D: 4.5 in
SourceWallace M. Ruff Trust
CreditGift of the Wallace M. Ruff Trust


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