Ceremonial Board (gerua wenena)

circa 1955

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Los Angeles, United States

  • Title: Ceremonial Board (gerua wenena)
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: circa 1955
  • Location: Papua New Guinea, Eastern Highlands Province
  • Physical Dimensions: 58 x 23 x 3 in. (147.32 x 58.42 x 7.62 cm)
  • Medium: Wood and pigment
  • Object Classification: Sculpture
  • Full Title: Ceremonial Board (gerua wenena)
  • Curatorial Area: Art of the Pacific
  • Culture: Siane People
  • Credit Line: Purchased with funds provided by the Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation with additional funding by Jane and Terry Semel, the David Bohnett Foundation, Camilla Chandler Frost, Gayle and Edward P. Roski and The Ahmanson Foundation
  • Chronology: 1951-1975
  • Artwork Accession Number: M.2008.66.17

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