This is a Carved Gourd Top and Woven fiber with wood carved to keep it's form when not being used, Penis Cover worn by the men of Papua New Guinea. Penis (Phallocrypts) were once the main clothing of many New Guinea men. Now they are worn only ceremonially although in some areas it is still the preferred mode of dress. This Penis shield is part of a long standing tradition with men in New Guinea and would be great used as decoration in your home and sure to be great conversation pieces!
Rare piece COMES ON STAND 23 Inches Tall 24 Inches Tall on Stand 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 Inches Wide Top. 5 Inches Wide Bottom AT BACARA WE STAND BEHIND ALL OF OUR MERCHANDISE. YOUR SATISFACTION IS OUR MAIN GOAL, AND WE THANK YOU FOR SHOPPING AT BACARA.
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