Medium: Wood, turban snail (Turbo petholatus) opercula, pigment
Dimensions: 7 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 12 3/4 in. (18.4 x 15.9 x 32.4 cm)
Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H3, 8F
Accession Number: 84.109
Catalogue Description: Carved and painted malangan dance ornament in the shape of a rooster standing on a flying fish. Painted in black and red with traces of white. Eyes of rooster are inlaid shells. Condition: Paint flaking off. Piece of the cockscomb has broken off and is stored with the piece. There is already a repair on this tip. Tip of fish's wing is missing. Old repairs: across tail feathers; on cockscomb; across tip of fish's wing (repaired with a nail under fish's wing).