PAPUA ANCESTOR FIGURINE

Anthropomorphic figurine- Papua, New Guinea. Perhaps one of the most demanded images of art in Papua. A similar type of figure comes from the Sepik river basin area. Recognizable shapes, traditional ornament. The figurines had a sacred meaning and were deeply revered by their owners. Patina, traces of use. Previously in the old Parisian collection.

Size: 17 см.
Period: first half of XX century
Price: €1000
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