Papua New Guinea Chieftan Ceremonial Tribal Breast Plate with mounted Bird of Paradise. Woven with seeds and yellow braided material, decorated with white fur, boar tusks and cassowary feathers. H 20 1/2" x W 9" without feathers

Papua New Guinea Chieftan Ceremonial Tribal Breast Plate with mounted Bird of Paradise. Woven with seeds and yellow braided material, decorated with white fur, boar tusks and cassowary feathers. H 20 1/2" x W 9" without feathers

Papua New Guinea Tribal Wood Shield board with raised figural and geometric decoration H 26" x W 11"

Papua New Guinea Tribal Wood Shield board with raised figural and geometric decoration H 26" x W 11"

An old Punu mask; Punu or related peoples, Gabon and Congo-Brazzaville; Ogowe River complex. The mask with high sugar-bun coif, and rounded female face with swollen eyes. The surface appears to have been stained in various colors of black and reds over its long period of traditional use. Fine aged surface.  Provenance: A private NY collection. H. 12 1/2"

An old Punu mask; Punu or related peoples, Gabon and Congo-Brazzaville; Ogowe River complex. The mask with high sugar-bun coif, and rounded female face with swollen eyes. The surface appears to have been stained in various colors of black and reds over its long period of traditional use. Fine aged surface. Provenance: A private NY collection. H. 12 1/2"

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Papua New Guinea; Sepik River split-leg female figure carving; polychrome with shell and fiber ornamentation. H 15" x W 23"

Papua New Guinea; Sepik River split-leg female figure carving; polychrome with shell and fiber ornamentation. H 15" x W 23"

Three Asmat tribal bone daggers; Papua New Guinea beaded and painted woven tops with fiber ornamentation. H 15" x W 2 3/4"

Three Asmat tribal bone daggers; Papua New Guinea beaded and painted woven tops with fiber ornamentation. H 15" x W 2 3/4"

Papua New Guinea; large and detailed bas relief wood carving Kambot story board decoration. H 34" x W 14"

Papua New Guinea; large and detailed bas relief wood carving Kambot story board decoration. H 34" x W 14"

Two Papua New Guinea; Asmat People Pacific Island carved shell nosepieces. H 3 1/2" x W 6"

Two Papua New Guinea; Asmat People Pacific Island carved shell nosepieces. H 3 1/2" x W 6"

Maori; New Zealand carved war club with jade ax or scraper.

Maori; New Zealand carved war club with jade ax or scraper.

Papua New Guinea; Namu Tribe carved hardwood Garra figure with large painted red eyes and cassowary feathers and leather ornamentation. H 6 1/4" x W 2 3/4" without feathers. Chip to one heel.

Papua New Guinea; Namu Tribe carved hardwood Garra figure with large painted red eyes and cassowary feathers and leather ornamentation. H 6 1/4" x W 2 3/4" without feathers. Chip to one heel.

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