Lot 216
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Ramu River Mask From a Sacred Flute, Lower Sepik Region, Papua New Guinea

Estimate
7,000 - 10,000 USD
Sold
110,500 USD
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Description

  • wood
painted underneath in black ink: "I.C. 5821. / Ramu. / Dr. Bassler"

Provenance

Dr. Arthur Baessler (1857-1907), collected in situ between 1887 and 1889
Linden Museum, Stuttgart, before 1914
Mathias Komor, New York
Private Collection, New York, acquired from the above on May 22, 1969
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