Lot: 14

War shield

Papua New Guinea - East Sepik Province - Wogamush / April river area, Biaka

Provenance Size Hammer price
Klaus Kalz, Berlin, Germany H: 65.4 inch 2500 EUR

wood, pigments, rattan,

An almost identical shield collected in Wogamush village, published in Beran & Craig, "Shields of Melanesia", Honolulu 2005, p. 83, fig. 4.14.