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SACRED FLUTE STOPPER [ Sepik ]

SACRED FLUTE STOPPER [Sepik]
Iatmul, Middle Sepik region,
Papua New Guinea
Wood, vegetal fibers, shells, and natural pigments.
L. : 43,2 cm
Estimated date: late 19th – early 20th century

Provenance:
· Jean Deyrolle, France (1911-1967). Acquired on the Parisian art market between 1945 and 1960, thence by descent.