Lot 1169
Sepik River Style Figural Carving
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
20th century, carved hardwood, featuring two standing figures above two heads, the entire sculpture surmounted by a bird head, with inset shell eyes, retaining most original pigment.

30 in.

This carving was created for a tourist market and is modeled after suspension hooks used for ceremonial and practical functions.

Some minor loss to pigment; several age cracks to base; overall in stable condition.