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  Coastal Sepik New Guinea Betel Nut Mortar  
  Sepik River Oceanic Art Betel Nut Mortar  
  Betel Nut Mortar Coastal Sepik River New Guinea  
   
  New Guinea Mortar from the Coastal Sepik River  
 
Item No:
utensils_mortar_0142
   
Description: SMALL COASTAL SEPIK BETEL NUT MORTAR.
  Small Coastal Sepik area mythical betel nut mortar.  Four exquisitely carved faces make
  up the mid section of this well used hardwood piece.  Each face portrays its own
  characteristic with incisions through the nose.  Aesthetically well balanced, this
  mortar has an ancient stylistic quality.
   
   
Dimensions: 5" x 3"
   
Location: Coastal Sepik, Papua New Guinea, Sepik River Region
   
  Price On Application