Lot: 2

Shield

Papua New Guinea - East Sepik Province, Angoram

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Peter Willborg, Stockholm, Sweden H: 62.2 inch;
B: 15.4 inch
1200 EUR / 2500 EUR

wood, pigments, plant fibre, front side dam. (combat traces), repainted Very heavy shield made of solid wood. The decorative grass fibre cuff preserved on one side. Carved struts on the backside with two handles of bamboo cane with original rotan binding.