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Dapeni Jonevari (Mokokari): Asimano'e ohu’o guai


  • No.:RK1072
  • Medium:Natural Pigments on Barkcloth
  • Size:161 × 99 cm
  • Year:2014
  • Region:Papua-Neuguinea
  • Art Centre:Ömie Artists
  • Anmerkung:Museum Acquisitions
  • Status:

Asimano'e ohu’o guai [ohu’o ai soru’e - taigu taigu'e, odunaigö'e, siha’e (vinohu’e)]

Heads of men and underground tattooing sites of the ancestors [with men’s tattoo designs (pattern of a leaf, jungle vines, fruit of the sihe tree (tattoo design of the bellybutton)]

Männerköpfe und unterirdische Tatauierungsstätten der Schöpferahnen
[mit Tattoo-Motiven der Männer (Blatt-Muster, Urwaldranken, Früchte des sihe-Baums (Tattoo-Motiv des Bauchnabels)]

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