This is a vintage Hand Carved Statue is from the Kwoma Tribal People from Waskuk Hills Region of Papua new Guinea. This statue is a ancestral totemic being is represented by wooden figures kept in the men's ceremonial houses. Wooden figures such as this represent a category of powerful and dangerous ancestral beings called wan or waken and each figure owned by a specific clan is named for an important clan ancestor.This statue would be a lovely addition to your home or collection. Shows age and Natural Wear Crack in Front 17 Inches Tall 6 Inches Wide 6.5 Inches Deep AT BACARA WE STAND BEHIND ALL OF OUR MERCHANDISE. YOUR SATISFACTION IS OUR MAIN GOAL, AND WE THANK YOU FOR SHOPPING AT BACARA. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Pacific Islands & Oceania". The seller is "bacara-online" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.