Ceremonial Board (gerua wenena)

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Ceremonial Board (gerua wenena)

Papua New Guinea, Eastern Highlands Province, Siane People, circa 1955
Wood and pigment
58 x 23 x 3 in. (147.32 x 58.42 x 7.62 cm)
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 (M.2008.66.17)
Currently on public view:
Ahmanson Building, floor 1 MAP IT
Ahmanson Building, floor 1

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  • Wardwell, Allen. Island Ancestors: Oceanic Art from the Masco Collection. [Seattle]: University of Washington Press, 1994.