Yamok Ancestral Figures Oceanic Art Papua New Guinea Art  
  Yamok Male and Female Figures Oceanic Art Papua New Guinea Art  
  Yamok Village Ancestral Figures New Guinea  
  Yamok Ancestral Figures Oceanic Art Papua New Guinea Art  
     
     
 
   
ITEM NO:
Yamok_Ancestral_Figures_05_0716
   
DESCRIPTION: YAMOK VILLAGE MALE + FEMALE ANCESTRAL FIGURES
   
 
These male and female ancestral figures from Middle Sepik are carved from dense
 
wood and covered in encrusted resin. Their stature is rigid and angular without any soft
 
contours, representing ancestral beings. The figures are from Yamok village, situated
 
in the Middle Sepik River region.
 
   
DIMENSIONS:
F - 17" x 4" M - 15.5" x 4"
   
LOCATION:
Yamok, Papua New Guinea, Sepik River Region