Site navigation

malagan

malagan
E003484. Malagan mask. Front view. Northern New Ireland, New Ireland Province, PNG. Purchased E. Farrell 1892. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - J. Steele
 
Summary:
E003484 - 8/2/1892, malagan, , Northern region, New Ireland Province, Papua New Guinea, Pacific
Item Name:
malagan
Keywords:
religion
dance
ceremony
funerary
Region:
Northern region
Province/State:
New Ireland Province
Country:
Papua New Guinea
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
08/02/1892
Registration Number:
E003484
Associated Stories:
New Ireland, Malagan scultpture and ceremony - construction
New Ireland, Malagan scultpture and ceremony - symbolism
New Ireland, Malagan scultpture and ceremony - general