Ethnographic Art

November 14 - 19, 2020

Online Auction
LOT 76
Biwat or Angoram War Shield, Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, early to mid 20th century
  • Biwat or Angoram War Shield, Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, early to mid 20th century
  • Biwat or Angoram War Shield, Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, early to mid 20th century

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Biwat or Angoram War Shield, Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, early to mid 20th century

carved wood with painted natural pigments and fiber highlighs
56.25 x 13.25 in — 142.9 x 33.7 cm

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $960
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

The Helen and Walter Zwig Foundation Collection, Toronto