Papua New Guinea is an amazingly culturally diverse area, with people in each hilly area and river valley producing interesting and unique artwork; Kanga, in the Middle Sepik River region (which flows northwest from the central highlands that dominate Papua New Guinea to empty into the Bismarck Sea on the north coast). Masks like this one may represent water or bush spirits. When they are not being used, they hang in the ceiling of houses made specifically for them. A wonderful mask to adorn your home or add to your collection. Shows Natural Age and Wear Loose in Back Due to Age.25 Inches Tall 33 Inches Tall on Stand 14 Inches Wide Elbow to Elbow 7 Inches Wide 14 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.