, Dance staff finial Enlarge 1 /1
Tolai people Dance staff finial [Staff with human head form with inlaid eyes, the whole encrusted in mud] early 20th century Place made: Gazelle Peninsula, East New Britain, Papua New Guinea Melanesia
Materials & Technique: sculptures, vegetable matter, shell, wood Impression: 84
Acknowledgement: Max Ernst Collection, purchased 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1869