Ancestor figure (1) - Hardwood - Sawos - Papua New Guinea

Description
Ancestor figure (1) - Hardwood - Sawos - Papua New Guinea
Mid 20th century - Good

First-class ancestral sculpture from Torembi in the Sawos region with excellent provenance: From the collection of Sir Hugo Berghuser, former Minister of Culture and Tourism of the independent state of Papua New Guinea, former mayor of the capital Port Moresby. This sculpture has outstanding qualities, which are particularly impressive in the side view!

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Ancestor figure
Ethnic group/ culture
Sawos
Region/ country
Papua New Guinea
Material
Hardwood
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
52×12×11 cm
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