#2074 Oceanic

Rare Amulet Mask Carved from a Galip Nut

Iatmul - Sepik River, Papua New Guinea 1950.
2-1/2” without feathers.
Nut Canarium tree, glass beads, cassowary feathers.

It was made by an old man in Tambunum village. He was the only person who ever made these. Tambanum Village. Iatmul Tribe. Provenance: Ex collection De Grave, The Netherlands.

Price: $98