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Goodwill Art

World Art:
Oceanic Art
 



This set gives an overview of artefacts, sculpture and painting from the far-flung Pacific islands, in Melanesia and Polynesia (Papua New Guinea to Hawaii, Easter Island and New Zealand), and Australia and Borneo.

24-page teaching notes, with map

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Specimen cards in this set:

ARNHEM LAND, AUSTRALIA
   *Yirawala Rainbow Serpent, C20
   Kneepad, Arrival of the first man..., C20
   Stilt bird, C20
EAST BORNEO
   Mandau, sword hilt, C19
   Socket for tattoo-cup
EASTER ISLAND
   Ancestor figure
FIJI
   Priest's Kava dish
IRIAN JAYA
   Ancestor statue, C20
   Decorated human skull
   Prow of a war canoe
MANGAREVA
   Statuette of a divinity, C19
MAORI
   Ceremonial meat knife
   Hei-tiki
   Tattooed head
   Wakahuia feather box
MARQUESAS
   Marquesan chief, C19
NEW IRELAND
   Dancing attribute
   Uli sculpture
PAPUA NEW GUINEA
   Lime gourd, C20
   Prow of a war canoe
   Shield
   Skull
   Stopper of a flute
POLYNESIA
   Tapa cloth, C19
SOLOMON ISLANDS
   Ceremonial shield, C19