Inyai Ewa Ancestral Figure Oceanic Art Papua New Guinea Art  
  Inyai Ewa Ancestral Figure Oceanic Art New Guinea Art  
  Inyai Ewa Ancestral Figure Papua New Guinea  
  Inyai Ewa Ancestral Figure New Guinea  
     
     
 
   
ITEM NO:
Inyai_Ewa_Figure_02-1115
   
DESCRIPTION: INYAI - EWA FEMALE ANCESTRAL FIGURE
   
 
This figure originates from the upper Karawari region, a tributary of the Sepik River,
 
representing a female ancestor.  Delicately carved, the piece has motifs etched upon her
 
mid section and blade like ridges along her upper arms forming a halo above the head. 
 
A resin like layer has been applied by its owner or village member to preserve the piece.
 
   
DIMENSIONS:
35" x 7"
   
LOCATION:
Inyai - Ewa, Papua New Guinea, Sepik River Region