Ancestor wall mask - SEPIK River - Papua New Guinea

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Ancestor wall mask - SEPIK River - Papua New Guinea
2nd half 20th century - Good condition

Great Ancestor wall mask from Sepik river village, please look at the surrealistic patrons.

Carved out of wood this mask has the distinctive features of the region. Great lines and expression. The mask would have been attached in a wall in a mens house and would be used in special ceremonies.

Dimensions: 59,5 x 36,5 cm
Weight: 1706 grams
Good condition
Sold without stand

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