Canoe splash board

Canoe splash board pierced, carved and elaborately decorated with a symmetrical pattern, including two small figures at centre top. Papua New Guinea. Wood, black and white pigments. h 51.5 cm. Paget Collection. 40069  


 


Place Papua New Guinea, Trobriand Islands


Object category OC


Material Wood, Pigment


Dimensions Height  515  mm


Width  565  mm


Depth  50  mm


Object number 40069