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Massue de guerre "pulata"

Papua-Neuguinea - Trobriand Inseln, Massim

Provenance Taille Prix d’appel / Prix d'Estimation
French Collection, Alsace L: 85 cm Cet objet n’est plus disponible.

wood, lime, inventory no. "PC 010.132

A Massim war club of classic shape, considerable weight, and nicely balanced. The lower half of the blade decorated with incised scroll work. The handle carved with two protective ancestor spirits.