Papua New Guinea

Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea


Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea
Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea
Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea
Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea
Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea
Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea
Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea
Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea
Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea
Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea
Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea
Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea

Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea   Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea

Masque en vannerie dit "de pignon" ("gable") communément accroché au-dessus du pignon d'une des deux entrées ou à proximité d'une des ouvertures ou "fenêtres" de la maison des hommes. Ces masques ont pour tâche de protéger la tribu des maladies, de la malchance etc. Symboles de la femme protectrice, de la mère et tête de la maison commune.

Ce masque a été collecté dans la région des Blackwater en Papouasie Nouvelle Guinée. Osier tressé, argile, dents et pigments naturels. Woven mask hung up above the gable of the ceremonial house or near a "window" of this huge "Haus Tambaran". They are the heads of the "main house" and meant to protect the tribe from diseases, bad luck, etc.

Collected in Govermas village in Papua New Guinea. Wicker, clay, animal teeth and natural pigments. DECOUVREZ NOS FILMS ET PHOTOS DE COLLECTE /.

FIND OUR FILM AND FIELD PICTURES. => Copy : "FACEBOOK ARTIFACT Art Tribal Océanien". => Copy : "COMPILATION" sur you tube (David GODREUIL). The item "Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea" is in sale since Thursday, November 18, 2021.

This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Pacific Islands & Oceania". The seller is "art-tribal-oceanien" and is located in Louannec. This item can be shipped worldwide.


Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea   Gable mask from blackwater, tribal basketwork, oceanic art, papua new guinea