Ti'i (Stone deity)

Ti'i (Stone deity)

c. 1800-1850
Locale
Marquesas Islands Polynesia
Country
French Polynesia
Object
figure, tiki
Medium
Lava stone
Accession Number
1949.4545
Credit Line
Gift of Vincent and Mary Price

Marquesan artist, Ti'i (Stone deity), About 1800-50. Lava stone; 14 7/8 in. x 5 1/4 in. Denver Art Museum: Gift of Vincent and Mary Price, 1949.4545. Photography © Denver Art Museum

Dimensions
height: 14.625 in, 37.1475 cm; width: 5.125 in, 13.0175 cm; length: 5.125 in, 13.0175 cm
Department
Native Arts
Collection
Arts of Oceania
Known Provenance
Altman Antiques, Los Angeles, CA, before 1946; Vincent and Mary Price, about 1946 to1949; Denver Art Museum, 1949

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