Carried in mens bilums as amulets used in hunting and raids this small wooden yipwon charm comes from the Karawari River in the East Sepik River of New Guinea and was part of the Jack and Isabel Pert Collection which was put together between the 1950's 1970's. The figure has a nice form and the surface is eroded. It measures 23.5cm in height.
The item "Ancient Yipwon Hunting Charm Amulet Karawari River East Sepik Papua New Guinea" is in sale since Friday, October 9, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Pacific Islands & Oceania". The seller is "dingoblood" and is located in Montville. This item can be shipped worldwide.