Maprik yam mask, Papua New Guinea Vegetable... - Lot 66 - Binoche et Giquello

Lot 66
Go to lot
Estimation :
300 - 500 EUR
Result with fees
Result : 390EUR
Maprik yam mask, Papua New Guinea Vegetable... - Lot 66 - Binoche et Giquello
Maprik yam mask, Papua New Guinea
Vegetable fibers, pigments
H. 17,5 cm
Maprik Yam mask, Papua New Guinea
H. 6 7/8 in
This beautiful basketry mask was used during ceremonies associated with the yam harvest. It presents an anthropo-zoomorphic head in the shape of a bird. It is surmounted by a small crest composed of a finely woven decoration.
My orders
Sale information
Sales conditions
Return to catalogue