Lot: 41

House post with stylized ancestor spirit

Papua New Guinea, Iatmul

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Dane & Todd McDowell, Oklahoma, USA
By inheritance from the family
Ben Pickard Gallery, Oklahoma City, USA (2000s)
H: 66.9 inch 6500 EUR / 15000 EUR

wood, custom mount Large heavy wood post probably from ceremonial house, the curved top would have once supported part of the roof structure.