Gable post for communal house

CULTURE:
Iatmul peoples
DATE:
20th century
MATERIAL AND TECHNIQUE:
Wood, fiber, shell, paint
CLASSIFICATION:
Architectural elements
DIMENSIONS:
Overall: 146 x 32 1/8 in. (3 m 70.84 cm x 81.6 cm)
DEPARTMENT:
Arts of the Pacific Islands
LOCATION:
Not On View
CREDIT LINE:
Dallas Museum of Art, The Art Museum League Fund
OBJECT NUMBER:
1971.66