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Item No:
mask_tangbal_5315
   
Description:
TANGBAL VILLAGE IMPORTANT CEREMONIAL MASK
   
 
This is an important mask originating from Wewak Island and created before Independance.
 
A large solid classic piece, this mask displays original pigments throughout and irregular
 
piercings along the outer rim where more recent attachments have been added.
A rare mask used in sacred ceremonies.
   
   
   
Dimensions:
20.5" x 8.5"
   
Location:
Tangbal Village, Wewak, Papua New Guinea, Sepik River Region