Authentic Large Wooden Carved Kamoro Tribe Papua New Guinea Wall Figure. The Kamoro are a seminomadic tribe who inhabit the southern coast of Papua. The Kamoro tribe community, numbering approximately 18,000 people, is spread across around 45 villages.
Mbitoro is a sacred object that represents the ancestors of the Kamoro people. It is made for funerary feasts and initiation rituals to honor the dead and ask for their protection and guidance.
Condition is very good 130cm x 22 cm. Please note this item is vintage and has been previously used, therefore may show character signs of wear & tear.
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