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Head

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Artist Unknown (Maori)

Date

18th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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Head: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Woodwork | Wood
Size: 10 9/16 x 6 1/16 x 5 15/16 in. (26.83 x 15.4 x 15.08 cm) (head only)
Creation Place: Oceania, Polynesia, New Zealand
Culture: Maori, Oceania, Polynesia, New Zealand
Style: 18th century
Inscriptions: Sticker On back: [30324]
Physical Description: carved head; uncarved on back and top; incised tattoo decorations overall; flat chin; broad nose; PL ear missing
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John Cowles Family Fund
Accession Number: 2002.70
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009