Museum Folkwang
  • Oceania

  • Art_Id: 3,343
  • Art_Name_S (Name): Oceania
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  • Art_SpareSField02_S (Name, Vorname): Oceania
  • Art_SortName_S: Oceania
  • Art_MDA_S: O1
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Work
Malagan-Figur
  • Oceania
  • Malagan-Figur, before 1912

  • Malagan Figure
  • Anthropormorphic male figure used in ancester and mortuary cults and part of the tradition of rain magic
  • Inv. K 623
Malagan-Figur
  • Oceania
  • Malagan-Figur, Anfang 20. Jh.

  • Malagan Figure
  • Anthrpomorphic figure as metaphorical embodiment of the vitality, passed on from generation to generation, of the clan possessing the figure.
  • Inv. K 616
Malagan-Fries
  • Oceania
  • Malagan-Fries, Anfang 20. Jh.

  • Malagan Frieze
  • Horizontal friezes with anthropmorphic figures such as this are among the most important malagan of a subclan’s ritual property.
  • Inv. K 624
Malagan-Figur
  • Oceania
  • Malagan-Figur, around 1912

  • Malagan Figure
  • Anthropormorphic male figure used in ancester and mortuary cults and part of the tradition of rain magic.
  • Inv. K 618