Lot 16: An Boiken talipun

People: Yanguru Boiken
Papua New Guinea
H: 17 1/2"
Of typical form, the large shell showing age and handling attached to a wicker maskette with a high point and finely woven features, remains of clay and pigments especially to the nose. On a custom mount.

Field collected by John C. Edler, former curator of the Hemmeter collection.

Price Realized: $300

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