Ethnographic Arts & Textiles

August 28 — September 02, 2021
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LOT 96

Lot 96

Papua New Guinea Headdress together with Two Painted Bark House Tiles, 20th century

Papua New Guinea Headdress together with Two Painted Bark House Tiles, 20th century
Lot 96 Details
Papua New Guinea Headdress together with Two Painted Bark House Tiles, 20th century

headdress decorated with cassowary feathers, shells, beads, bird, woven orchid stem and fiber, includes stand
headdress height 9 in — 22.9 cm

Estimate $80-$100

Realised: $60
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Papua New Guinea Headdress together with Two Painted Bark House Tiles, 20th century
  • Papua New Guinea Headdress together with Two Painted Bark House Tiles, 20th century
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CONDITION DETAILS

Loss to decoration. Additional images available upon request

LOT 96
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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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