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  Lower Sepik River Stone Carved Pestle  
  Stone Carved Lower Sepik River Pestle New Guinea  
  New Guinea Lower Sepik River Stone Carved Pestle  
  New Guinea Art Ancient Pestle  
  Lower Sepik New Guinea Utensil Pestle  
 
Item No:
utensils_pestle_0141
   
Description: LOWER MIDDLE SEPIK RIVER PESTLE.
  An ancient stone carved pestle from middle, lower Sepik River region.  Carved from
  dense hardwood, this detailed piece has extensive evidence of use with glossy patina
  and well worn surfaces.  With two female forms surmounting a double faced male
  figure, this pestle is a rare example of a powerful village tool.
   
   
Dimensions: 27" x 4"
   
Location: Lower Middle Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, Sepik River Region
   
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