Big hook sculpture with Waken (Hinterhauptschmuck) (1) - Wood - Tambanum, Central Sepik, Papua New Guinea

Description
Big hook sculpture with Waken (Hinterhauptschmuck) (1) - Wood - Tambanum, Central Sepik, Papua New Guinea
Late 20th century - Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear

Large hook sculpture with waken (headdress) from Tambanum.

The waken features the beautifully carved shape of a crocodile.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Big hook sculpture with Waken (Hinterhauptschmuck)
Region/ country
Tambanum, Central Sepik, Papua New Guinea
Material
Wood
Period
Late 20th century
Condition
Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
106×28×6 cm
Weight
3.7 kg
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