Lot: 30

87th Tribal Art Auction

Small betel nut mortar

Papua New Guinea - Sepik

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
H: 3.3 inch 600 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, brown patina, pigment remains, of original asymmetrical form, two spirit figures with characteristic beak-like nose as caryatid figures, shell pendant, min. abrasion, base