Shield

Shield

late 19th century
Culture
Asmat
Locale
New Guinea western Melanesia
Country
Indonesia
shield
Wood, paint, and fiber
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George G. Anderman
1991.980

Asmat artist, Shield, late 19th century. Wood, paint, and fiber; 61⅞ x 15½ x 2⅜ in. Denver Art Museum: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George G. Anderman, 1991.980

Dimensions
height: 61 7/8 in, 157.1625 cm; width: 15 1/2 in, 39.37 cm; depth: 2 3/8 in, 6.0325 cm
Department
Native Arts
Collection
Oceanic Art
Known Provenance
Gifted 1991 by Mr. and Mrs. George G. Anderman to the Denver Art Museum