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  Abelam Ancestral Spirit figures New Guinea  
  Abelam Ancestral Spirit figures Oceanic Art  
  Abelam Ancestral Spirit figures New Guinea Art  
  Abelam Ancestral Spirit figures PNG  
  Abelam Ancestral Spirit figures Sepik River  
 
Item No: figure_abelam_0128
   
Description: A pair of unique stylized Abelam Amulet spirit figures carved from aged light wood.
  These figures have classic Abelam red, white and yellow pigments throughout and small
  river shells are used for eyes. There is patina from handling on both lower sections with
  evidence of extensive use throughout. However, these figures remain very well preserved.
  These amulet figures were created as means of protection and carried whilst hunting or in warfare.
   
   
Dimensions: 15.5" x 5", 14.4" x 5"
   
Location: Abelam, Papua New Guinea, Sepik River Region
   
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