Siassi or Tami Island Circumcision Bowl, Huan Gulf, Papua New Guinea
length 10in (25.4cm)
finely carved in deep hollowed lozenge form, the underneath carved in high relief; highlights of lime accentuate the delicate and intricate incising; smooth varied dark brown/black patina.
Field Collected by Richard Aldridge
Private Collection, Chicago
African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
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