Category: oceania

Hand Drum

Hand Drum

Oceanic Hand Drum Artist: UnknownCulture/People: IatmulPlace: Sepik River, Papua New GuineaMedia: Wood and pigmentDims: 22.5 x 6.25 in. (57.9 x 15.8 cm).Date: early 20th centuryRTC No: OC0079 Explore The Collection Search for: Description Hand drums are an essential...
Navigation Chart

Navigation Chart

Oceanic Navigation Chart Artist: UnknownCulture/People: Marshall IslandsPlace: MicronesiaMedia: Rattan and Cowrie shellDims: 25.25 x 26.75 in. (64.1 x 67.9 cm).Date: c. 1980RTC No: OC0067 Explore The Collection Search for: Description The Polynesians were masters of...
Churinga or Tjurunga

Churinga or Tjurunga

Oceanic Churinga or Tjurunga Artist: UnknownCulture/People: Australian Aborginal, Arrernte (Aranda, Arunta)Place: AustrailaMedia: wood and pigmentDims: 17.25 x 5.75 in.Date: c. 1940RTC No: OC0050Gift of Ralph T. Coe, 2011 Explore The Collection Search for: Description...
Figure

Figure

Oceanic Figure Artist: UnknownCulture/People: Tami IslandPlace: Papua New GuineaMedia: WoodDims: 21.25 x 4 x 3.25 in.Date: c. 1900RTC No: OC0053Gift of Ralph T. Coe, 2011 Explore The Collection Search for: Description Hands-On curator, Qootsvenma “Taka” Denipah-Cook...