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  Sosoya Initiate Mask Oceanic Art Papua New Guinea Art  
  Sosoya Initiate Mask Oceanic Art New Guinea Art  
  Sosoya Initiate Mask Papua New Guinea Oceanic Art  
  Initiate Mask worn by initiates from Papua New Guinea  
  Tribal Art New Guinea  
 
   
Item No: mask_sosoya_0901
   
Description: SOSOYA INITIATE MASK
   
  Angular in form with protruding elements on the upper section, this is a fine mask well worn by
  male initiates from the Sosoya region. The mask's forehead displays deep rich natural pigments and
  encrusting. Carved from lightweight timber, this piece has strong human characteristics yet elegant
  in presence.
   
   
Dimensions: 16" x 6" (41cm x 15cm)
   
Location: Sosoya, Papua New Guinea, Sepik River Region
   
  Price On Application