Gope Board


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Artifact Identification Gope Board   (2004.17.0005)
Classification Communication Artifacts : Personal Symbols : Status Symbols
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Oceania--Melanesia, Papua New Guinea, Papuan Gulf
Period/Date N/A
Culture Melanesian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 107.4 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 21.2 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 1.8 cm
Weight 200 g
Measuring Remarks From Logan Museum: “108x22cm”.
Materials Plant--Wood, Pigment--Paint
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Painting
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

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Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication The Virginia M. and James D. Tobin Collection, Purchased from the Logan Museum of Anthropology, Beloit College
Reproduction N/A
Reproduction Information N/A

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