Large Maprik Yam Head Dress Oceanic Art Papua New Guinea Art  
  Fiber Woven Maprik Yam Head Dress Papua New Guinea  
     
     
     
     
 
   
ITEM NO: Maprik_Yam_HeadDress_03_0816
   
DESCRIPTION: LARGE MAPRIK YAM HEAD DRESS
   
 
A finely woven large Maprik head dress with the traditional application of natural
 
pigments.  This piece is a beautiful example of a master weaver's work.  Although simple
 
in form, its scale and precision in detail gives this piece a classical presence.
 
 
   
DIMENSIONS:
30" x 15"
   
LOCATION:
Maprik, Papua New Guinea, Sepik River Region