Body Mask (Det), mid-20th century. Indonesia, Papua Province (Irian Jaya), Ambisu village, Ajip River. Asmat people. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller and Mrs. Mary C. Rockefeller, 1965 (1978.412.1282a) #halloween #costume
November 17, 1961 – Michael Rockefeller, son of New York Governor and later Vice President Nelson Rockefeller, disappears in the jungles of New Guinea. This photo of Michael Rockefeller among the Dani, 1961, was shot by Jan Broekhuijse, an anthropologist with the Harvard-Peabody New Guinea Expedition.
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GHANA | Fertility Figure: Female (Akua Ba), 19th–20th century. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979 (1979.206.75) #WorldCup
Mirror-Bearer Date: 6th century Geography: Guatemala or Mexico, Mesoamerica Culture: Maya Medium: Wood, red hematite Dimensions: H. 14 1/8 x W. 9 x D. 9 in. (35.9 x 22.9 x 22.9 cm) Classification: Wood-Sculpture Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
STAR GATES: AN ASTRONAUT WITH HELMET AND AIR TUBE & HEADPHONE?? Ehecatl Figure. Date: 7th–9th century Geography: Mexico, Mesoamerica, Veracruz Culture: Dimensions: H x W x D: v33 3/4 x 14 5/8 x 17 3/4in. (85.7 x 37.2 x 45.1cm) Ceramic Sculpture. The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1963 Accession Number: 1978.412.27