Collections: Arts of the Pacific Islands

  • 1st Floor
    Arts of Africa, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden
  • 2nd Floor
    Arts of Asia and the Islamic World
  • 3rd Floor
    Egyptian Art, European Paintings
  • 4th Floor
    Contemporary Art, Decorative Arts, Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art
  • 5th Floor
    Luce Center for American Art

On View: Shoulder Headdress (Zigiren-wunde)

This headdress is known as zigiren-wunde, or “the new bride.” Entirely secular in nature, it celebrates the role of Baga women i...

Hiroshige's One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.

    On View: Lion, from the El Dorado Carousel, Coney Island, Brooklyn

    This ferocious creature was one of a trio of rearing lions that originally pulled a chariot atop the entrance pavilion to the giant El Dorad...

     
     
    Lizard Figure (Moko Miro)Figure (Kareau)Spirit Figure (Bioma or Agiba)Ancestral Figure (Korwar)Fan HandleGable Mask (Koruru)Figure (Hampatong) Representing a Male and FemaleAncestor Figure (Adu Zatua)Cord HandleCeremonial ShieldFigure (Uli)Mask (Kavat)Necklace (Lei Niho Palaoa)Headdress (Peue Ei)DrumAncestral Figure (Ngwalndu)Ancestral Figue (Ngwalndu)StoolStopper for a Lime Container in the Form of a BirdMask (Pwemwe)Grave MarkerMale FigureAncestor Figure (Adu Bihara)Ancestor Figure (Adu Bihara)Food Pounder (Kea Tuki Popoi)Mask (Rom)Dance OrnamentMask (Ges)Lizard Figure ( Moko Miro)Canoe Breakwater (Rajim)Stilt Step (Tapuvae)Stilt Step (Tapuvae)Ancestor Figure (Iene)HeaddressAncestral SkullMask (Tatanua)Dance StaffClub (Uu)Spirit Board (Gope)Spirit FigureHeaddressEffigy Figure (Rambaramp)Dance OrnamentHead (Parata)Mask (Tatanua)Pendant (Hei-tiki)Treasure Box with Lid (Wakahuia)Ancestral Figure (Ngwalndu)Mask (Kanipu)Shield (Jamasj)Door lintel (Pare or Korupe)Canoe Prow (Tauihu)Food BowlCarved and Painted Board (Gope)Club

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