Bark Belt
Papuan Gulf, New Guinea
Wood bark and white kaolin
Early 20th century
9 1/2” diameter by 2 1/4” wide 

A finely carved bark belt with two ancestor faces worn by initiates as status markers. 

$2500

 

Erik Farrow
farrow@eriksedge.com
www.FarrowFineArt.com
415-717-5588

Erik Farrow :: Bark Belt, Papuan Gulf, New Guinea
Erik Farrow :: Bark Belt, Papuan Gulf, New Guinea
Erik Farrow :: Bark Belt, Papuan Gulf, New Guinea
Erik Farrow :: Bark Belt, Papuan Gulf, New Guinea
Erik Farrow :: Bark Belt, Papuan Gulf, New Guinea