Large 1.6 MTR cult House panel - Wogamush - Upper Sepik -Domestic: Flat-rate of $68.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.Location: This item ships from The Netherlands
Papua New Guinea
2nd half 20th century
House panels are used in Papua New Guinea to decorate homes for the cult ceremonies. Imagery on the plate is very specific and belongs to the distinctive clan. This board has designs which have been cut by the cutting worker of the clan and with clay and plant pigments are colored.This example was field collected in the Upper Sepik area Papua (New Guinea) by a Dutch collector. Sold without stand.
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