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malagan

malagan
PUND0814. Malagan figure. Front view. Northern New Ireland, New Ireland Province, PNG. Re-registered 1986. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - J. Steele
 
Summary:
PUN0814 - 0/0/1986, malagan, , Northern region, New Ireland Province, Papua New Guinea, Pacific
Item Name:
malagan
Keywords:
ceremony
dance
funerary
religion
Region:
Northern region
Province/State:
New Ireland Province
Country:
Papua New Guinea
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
1986
Registration Number:
PUN0814
Associated Stories:
New Ireland, Malagan scultpture and ceremony - construction
New Ireland, Malagan scultpture and ceremony - symbolism
New Ireland, Malagan scultpture and ceremony - general