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Large-Scale Carved Wood Spirit Figure Papua New Guinea, Late 19th Century

$6,475.00

A spirit figure Papua New Guinea, late 19th century.
Measures: 52″ H x 11″ W.
Old spirit figure of unusual style with large nose and protruding eyes on a metal stand probably from the Washkuk mountain. Possibly made for the Yena festival the first of the harvest rituals. A large and impressive ceremonial figure. It is also mounted on a black enamel metal stand.

Additional Information

Country of Origin:

Papua New Guinea

Year:

Circa 1890

Condition:

Excellent

Width:

11 in.

Height:

52 in.

Depth:

6 in.

In Stock:

1

Reference:

LU79345745033

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Additional Information

Country of Origin:

Papua New Guinea

Year:

Circa 1890

Condition:

Excellent

Width:

11 in.

Height:

52 in.

Depth:

6 in.

In Stock:

1

Reference:

LU79345745033