Washkuk Shield
Upper Sepik River, New Guinea
Manambu or Kwoma People
Late 19th to early 20th century
Stone-carved wood with pigment
58" (l) x 18 1/2" (w) x 5" (d)

Ex-Christensen Collection, #CC61050 See Crocodile and Cassowary by Douglas Newton (New York, 1971), p. 61 for a similar example. Inventory no. 6523

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Joe Loux :: Shield, New Guinea
Joe Loux :: Shield, New Guinea
Joe Loux :: Shield, New Guinea
Joe Loux :: Shield, New Guinea