Lot: 64

87e vente aux enchères Tribal Art

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Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée - Sepik

Provenance Taille Prix d’appel / Prix d'Estimation
Günther Filla, Bochum, Germany H: 22,5 cm 150 EUR
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cassowary thighbone, dark pigment, carved with geometrical ornaments and human face, swivel head as handle, min. dam., slight traces of usage. Bone daggers were stuck into a plaited band on the upper arm, they were used as weapon for hunting and for fighting.