This is an outstanding piece of ethnographic art imported from the Southern Highlands of Papua, New Guinea. It's a payback doll seeking revenge for the loss of a loved one in war or daily life.
This is a female doll made from mud and adorned with shells, cassowary feathers, pandanus leaves and bilum fabric. She was part of a well-respected private collection from Australia and is in remarkably good condition. The item "Mendi Valley Headhunter Female Mud Payback Doll Papua New Guinea" is in sale since Sunday, June 9, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Asian\1900-Now\Other Asian Collectibles".The seller is "funkychickeneggranch" and is located in Phoenix, Arizona. This item can be shipped worldwide.