Lot 21: A fine Huon gulf ladle

People: Huon Gulf
Papua New Guinea
H: 33 3/4"
The ladle with long spatulate spoon, and fine well worn handle. The top of the spoon-bowl decorated with a typical Huon gulf head with well carved face and coif. Fine patina. On a custom base.

Field collected by Ulrich Kortmann in New Guinea. Ex. NY private collection.


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