A superb piece of PNG tribal art , this'food hook' measures approx 82cm long x 22 cm wide at the arms. The carved wood piece has both practical and ceremonial significance and would have been used to hang food and baskets from the rafters by the bottom hooks. Very beautifully painted female figure with a grass skirt.The item "Large Genuine old Papua New Guinea Food Hook carved painted wood Tribal Art" is in sale since Saturday, October 10, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Pacific Islands & Oceania". The seller is "intobitz" and is located in Port Macquarie.
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