Yam Mask and Two Ceremonial Body Ornaments, Papua New Guinea
Lot 27Y
Yam Mask and Two Ceremonial Body Ornaments, Papua New Guinea
Sold for US$ 1,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Yam Mask and Two Ceremonial Body Ornaments, Papua New Guinea
baba mini (mask), karahaut (smaller ornament)
Fiber, shell, boar's tusk
height of mask 14 3/8in (36.3cm); height of head ornament 27 1/4in (69.2cm); height of ornament 12 1/8in (40cm)

Provenance:
Estate of a Private Collector, San Francisco
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  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
    Bonhams
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    Los Angeles, 90046
    United States
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