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Northern New Ireland region Malagan (malanggan) sculpture of snakes and bird Description: with two snakes forming surround and bird carved in the middle, brightly coloured
Place made: New Ireland province, Papua New Guinea Melanesia
Materials & Technique: sculptures, wood shells glass ochres fibre
Primary Insc: Papua New Guinea
Dimensions: 88.0 h x 29.0 w x 12.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Dept of External Territories Canberra 1971
Accession No: NGA 71.249.80