An ancestral male figure, Southern Maprik River, Papua New Guinea
Lot 2004W
An ancestral male figure, Southern Maprik River, Papua New Guinea
US$ 20,000 - 30,000
£12,000 - 18,000
Lot Details
An ancestral male figure, Southern Maprik River, Papua New Guinea
height 81 1/4in
the exceptionally carved figure surmounted with two birds, with stylized bird bills as the arms.

Provenance:
Collected by Peter Morton in 1927 in Port Moresby
George Keller (inv. GFK325)
Sotheby's, Paris, December 5, 2005, lot 10

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