Fore Shield, East Highlands, Papua New Guinea
Lot 43W ¤
Fore Shield, East Highlands, Papua New Guinea
Sold for US$ 6,875 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Fore Shield, East Highlands, Papua New Guinea
Wood, pigments, fiber
height 58 1/2in (148.6cm)

PROVENANCE
Paul Harris Collection
Private Collection, Illinois

An old collector's label on the back reads:
"Shield (Ufoze Hanko). Owner - Sao Auanio -Alive- Made by himself + fought in last tribal fighting between two clans. (Fagame + Finintego) Village - Ikanofi-Henganofi, South of Mount Hagen area"
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  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
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