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Prestige Bowl (purukei)

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Artist Unknown (Admiralty Islands)

Date

c. 1900

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G256
Prestige Bowl (purukei), Artist Unknown (Admiralty Islands)
Prestige Bowl (purukei): Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Woodwork | Wood
Size: 13-1/8 x 27-1/2 x 22-9/16 in. (7.9 x 69.9 x 57.3 cm)
Creation Place: Oceania, Melanesia, Admiralty Islands, Lou Island
Culture: Oceania, Melanesia, Admiralty Islands, Lou Island
Style: 19th-20th century
Physical Description: large bowl with 2 scrolling handles with openwork triangles; 4 circular feet; geometric band carved at lip
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Christina N. and Swan J. Turnblad Memorial Fund
Accession Number: 2001.130.3
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009