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Biwat people East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Mask 19th century Place made: Yuat River, East Sepik Province Middle Sepik, Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea Melanesia
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, masks, wood, pigment, fibre, shell ornaments wood, ochres, fibre, shell
Dimensions: 40.6 h x 23.0 w x 19.0 d cm
Accession No: NGA 2010.505
Provenance:
  • Wayne Heathcote (dealer in tribal art) New York or Coconut Grove, Miami, or Buckinghamshire
  • John & Marcia Friede, New York