Ethnographic Arts and Artifacts Online Auction including the collection of Joey and Toby Tanenbaum

April 27, 2017

LOT 113
Iatmul Mwai Spirit Mask, Middle Sepik River, Papua New Guinea
  • Iatmul Mwai Spirit Mask, Middle Sepik River, Papua New Guinea
  • Iatmul Mwai Spirit Mask, Middle Sepik River, Papua New Guinea

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Iatmul Mwai Spirit Mask, Middle Sepik River, Papua New Guinea

carved wood with natural pigment and cowrie shell decoration
height 23" — 58.4 cm.

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $120
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Contains material which may be subject to import/export regulation

Provenance:

Purchased from the Stanford Museum by the Zentner Collection, California, Jauary, 1995;
Private collection, Ontario