Papua New Guinea

A superb old Middle Sepik Mwei Spirit Mask New Guinea shell inlays & boar tusks


A superb old Middle Sepik Mwei Spirit Mask New Guinea shell inlays & boar tusks
A superb old Middle Sepik Mwei Spirit Mask New Guinea shell inlays & boar tusks
A superb old Middle Sepik Mwei Spirit Mask New Guinea shell inlays & boar tusks
A superb old Middle Sepik Mwei Spirit Mask New Guinea shell inlays & boar tusks
A superb old Middle Sepik Mwei Spirit Mask New Guinea shell inlays & boar tusks
A superb old Middle Sepik Mwei Spirit Mask New Guinea shell inlays & boar tusks

A superb old Middle Sepik Mwei Spirit Mask New Guinea shell inlays & boar tusks    A superb old Middle Sepik Mwei Spirit Mask New Guinea shell inlays & boar tusks

Superb Large old Mwei Mask New Guinea with shell inlays and boar tusks - collected in the late 1950's early 1960's. Some sections of the clay have cracked and there is a small section off the underside of the bird firgure at the bottom.

Some of the human hair is missing and a few of the shell are gone. Overall this superior example is in very good and excellent display condition. I will have this professionally packed. Please look at the images as they form an important part of the description and will give you a good idea of condition. The item "A superb old Middle Sepik Mwei Spirit Mask New Guinea shell inlays & boar tusks" is in sale since Monday, January 29, 2018.

This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Pacific Islands & Oceania". The seller is "spencey" and is located in Norwood, South Australia. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  1. Material: Mixed Material
  2. Original/Reproduction: Original
  3. Originating Region: Papua New Guinea
  4. Product Type: Masks
  5. Era: 1900s


A superb old Middle Sepik Mwei Spirit Mask New Guinea shell inlays & boar tusks    A superb old Middle Sepik Mwei Spirit Mask New Guinea shell inlays & boar tusks