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malagan

malagan
Malagan, Tabar Island, Tabar Group, New Ireland Province, Papua New Guinea, Pacific 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Keren Ruki
 
Summary:
E000541 - 0/5/1887, malagan, Tabar Island, Tabar Group, New Ireland Province, Papua New Guinea, Pacific
Item Name:
malagan
Label:
Malagan tatanua type mask with no central crest. Representing human head with left and right hemispheres different.
Keywords:
religion
dance
ceremony
funerary
Place:
Tabar Island
Region:
Tabar Group
Province/State:
New Ireland Province
Country:
Papua New Guinea
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
/05/1887
Registration Number:
E000541
Associated Stories:
New Ireland, Malagan scultpture and ceremony - general