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Abelam people East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Baba tagwa [mask] Description: basketry headress painted in red and black with white outlines
Place made: Kwanimbandu village, Prince Alexander Ranges, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, masks, basketry, natural fibres, natural pigments
Dimensions: 57.0 h x 28.0 w x 34.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Cecilia Ng in memory of Anthony Forge 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.654.53
  • Collected by Anthony Forge 1958-60, 1962-63