Huge gable mask, Oceanian art, tribal art, Papua New Guinea

20th century
Tribal Art
From: 22700, louannec, France

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    <meta charset="UTF-8" />Huge basketwork mask known as "gable" commonly hung above the gable of one of the entrances or openings of the men's house. These masks have the task of protecting the tribe. Symbols of the protective woman, mother and head of the common home. This mask was collected in the Blackwater region, in the village of Kanangara, Papua New Guinea. Woven wicker, clay, feathers and natural pigments. Approx. 205 x 106 x 35 cm / €2800. Free shipping for France.

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    Condition Good
    Style Tribal Art (Oceanic Masks of Tribal Art Style)
    Period 20th century (Oceanic Masks 20th century)
    Country of origin Papua New Guinea
    Width (cm) 106 cm
    Height (cm) 205 cm
    Depth (cm) 35 cm
    Shipping Time Ready to ship in 4-7 Business Days
    Location 22700, louannec, France
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