WESTERN ELEMA AMULET OR CHARM (MARUPAI)
WESTERN ELEMA AMULET OR CHARM (MARUPAI)
WESTERN ELEMA AMULET OR CHARM (MARUPAI)
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WESTERN ELEMA AMULET OR CHARM (MARUPAI)

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD

WESTERN ELEMA AMULET OR CHARM (MARUPAI)

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD

Lot Sold:3,750USD

Lot Details

Description

WESTERN ELEMA AMULET OR CHARM (MARUPAI)


Orokolo Bay, Gulf of Papua, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea

Dwarf coconut, pigment, fiber

Length: 4 ½ in (11.5 cm)

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Cataloguing

Provenance

Beatrice Blackwood, collected in situ at Orokolo Bay in 1937

Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford, donated by the above

Denver Art Museum (inv. no. NP-ME (NG) -26-xx-46), acquired from the above by exchange on July 22, 1948

Harry A. Franklin, Beverly Hills, acquired from the above by exchange in April, 1962

Pacific Art from the Collection of Harry A. Franklin
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