INDONESIAN TRIBAL ART
Wood Sculpture


Asmat Canoe Sculpture


Double canoe sculpture showing two male figures of typical Asmat form.


Double canoe sculpture showing two male figures of typical Asmat form.   Double canoe sculpture showing two male figures of typical Asmat form.   Double canoe sculpture showing two male figures of typical Asmat form.  
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Item-Number:790402
Item-Description:Double canoe sculpture showing two male figures of typical Asmat form.
Medium:Sago wood
Origin:Papua (Irian Jaya) - Asmat
Dimensions:Height 112 cm
Age:Mid to early 20th century
Provenance:Collected Irian Jaya 1979
Condition:Brown staining
Notes:Double figures of this type were used to adorn a canoe prows.


Price: £610


  

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