Medium: Plant matter, teeth, glass beads, white seeds, cord, pig and opossum bones, shells, kina shell, woven net
Dimensions: 20 x 8 3/4 x 8 3/4 in. (50.8 x 22.2 x 22.2 cm)
Accession Number: 1992.73.1
Catalogue Description: Standing figure made of peat moss. Arms at sides extending down towards hips. Features fashioned out of moss: large ears project at sides; broad irregular nose; gaping open mouth. Features inserted into and added to surface: series of top and bottom row teeth; strings of glass beads and white seeds around neck; cord with suspended elements including fragments of animal bones (pig and opossum), pieces of shell, and Kina shell pendant; black woven yet tied across waist as loin cloth. Material has spongy yet brittle texture which gives form abstracted and abbreviated contours. Color: brown. Condition: Fragile, expected due to the nature of the material.