Another Baining barkcloth mask, vungvung, Gazelle Peninsular, New Britain. approx 360cm long
Lot 340W
Another Baining barkcloth mask, vungvung,
Gazelle Peninsular, New Britain. approx 360cm long
Sold for £1,625 (US$ 2,731) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Baining barkcloth mask, vungvung,
Gazelle Peninsular, New Britain
The rattan and bamboo frame overlaid with barkcloth and painted with geometric motifs in black and red, the large open jaws issuing bamboo tube, below large circular eyes with painted concentric circles approx 360cm long

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Patricia Withofs, Australia, 1994.
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