Ethnographic Art

November 14 - 19, 2020

Online Auction
LOT 77
Iatmul Orator's Stool (Kawa Rigit), Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, early to mid 20th century
  • Iatmul Orator's Stool (Kawa Rigit), Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, early to mid 20th century
  • Iatmul Orator's Stool (Kawa Rigit), Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, early to mid 20th century
  • Iatmul Orator's Stool (Kawa Rigit), Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, early to mid 20th century

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Iatmul Orator's Stool (Kawa Rigit), Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, early to mid 20th century

carved wood with some applied pigment, shell inset eyes and fiber decoration
56 x 17.25 x 15.5 in — 142.2 x 43.8 x 39.4 cm

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $1,080
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

The Helen and Walter Zwig Foundation Collection, Toronto