Lot: 80

93rd Tribal Art Auction

Men's ritual belt

Papua New Guinea - Upper Sepik

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Sotheby's, New York, May 5, 1997, Lot 312
Private Collection, New York, USA
L: 33.9 inch;
B: 4.5 inch
700 EUR
plus 23 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

bark, red and white pigment, boarded Normally spirally rolled up, whereby the belts lay tightly and firmly to the body.


Aumann, Georg, Natur-Museum Coburg aus den Sammlungen: Afrikanische Masken, Coburg 1985, p. 125