Spear - palmwood - Sepik, Papua New Guinea

Description
Spear - palmwood - Sepik, Papua New Guinea
2nd half 19th century - Good

Beautifully carved spear head. Made for prestigious warrior .
This type of spear head were attached to the head of a bamboo spear.

Hard wood

Dimension 50 Cm

Sold with the stand

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Lot details
Object
Spear
Region/ country
Sepik, Papua New Guinea
Material
palmwood
Period
2nd half 19th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
500×15×15 mm
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