Old Ancestral Mask Sepik River Papua New Guinea Palembai
Sepik River Papua New Guinea - Palembai Ancestral Mask. Ancestor mask from the Palembai village in the Sepik River area of Papua New Guinea. Great calm face with conch shell eyes and a nice beard. Bought in the 1970s from New Guinea Arts in Sydney.. So its probably older than this. Label on back is original from then. Surface chips and marks but one solid heavy carved piece of wood.
30cm long X 16cm wide X 8cm deep. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Pacific Islands & Oceania". The seller is "backyardprojects" and is located in this country: AU. This item can be shipped worldwide.