This is a vintage Carved and Incised Siassi Sago Stirring Stick with Clan Markings from the Siassi Island, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea. This beautiful natural wood carved stirring stick is used on the stirring of the sago palm. Sago palm is the important source of food in their diets of all throughout Papua New Guinea.
This stirring stick is a valued item and was used during ceremonial village feasts and became an essential part of the traditional bride price. This would be a fabulous to display in your home or add to your collection.
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