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malagan

malagan
E049724. Malagan horizontal frieze. Front view. New Ireland Province, PNG. Donated Territory of New Guinea Administration 1941. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - J. Steele
 
Summary:
E049724 - 4/9/1941, malagan, , , New Ireland Province, Papua New Guinea, Pacific
Item Name:
malagan
Keywords:
funerary
ceremony
dance
religion
Province/State:
New Ireland Province
Country:
Papua New Guinea
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
04/09/1941
Registration Number:
E049724
Associated Stories:
New Ireland, Malagan scultpture and ceremony - construction
New Ireland, Malagan scultpture and ceremony - symbolism
New Ireland, Malagan scultpture and ceremony - general