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Kanak people New Caledonia
Jovo [door guardian] [Door jamb with a human face at top and parallel rows of diamond-shaped designs beneath, painted in red and black] 19th century Place made: Northern New Caledonia, New Caledonia Melanesia
Materials & Technique: sculptures, wood, paint
Primary Insc: France
Dimensions: 129.0 h x 37.0 w x 9.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Max Ernst Collection, purchased 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1872