Head (1) - Wood - Malangan ex Loed van Bussel - New Ireland - Tabar Island, Papua New Guinea

Description
Head (1) - Wood - Malangan ex Loed van Bussel - New Ireland - Tabar Island, Papua New Guinea
2nd half 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Large, heavy and impressive Malangan head from Tabar Island, east of New Ireland, from the collection of the late art dealer Loed van Bussel, Amsterdam. Reference: Jacques Kerchache - Iles Tabar, Oceanie, 1971.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Head
Indigenous object name
Malangan ex Loed van Bussel
Ethnic group/ culture
New Ireland
Region/ country
Tabar Island, Papua New Guinea
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
50×38×33 cm
Weight
14 kg
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