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    Sale 2104

    Selections From The Allan Stone Collection

    12 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 652

    A FINE PAPUAN GULF HEADDRESS

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    A FINE PAPUAN GULF HEADDRESS
    Papuan Gulf, New Guinea
    The wooden framework covered with palm spathe and sewn with rattan strips delineating the outline of the geometric pattern about the face formed of zigzags and ovals, the eyes formed with concentric circles, projecting snout, attached ears, surmounted by ring of cassowary feathers, painted black, white and red.
    22 1.2 in. (57 cm.) high


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