Biwat people East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Mask with giri-giri shells around eyes and cheeks Description: looped decoration of bamboo withes around face, pinkish brown colouration
Place made: Sepik, Papua New Guinea Melanesia
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, masks, wood, shells, bamboo, ochres
Primary Insc: Papua New Guinea
Dimensions: 51.0 h x 20.0 w x 14.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased through Sir William Dargie
Accession No: NGA 69.230.203