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Large, Old Head-Hunting Sculpture - ASMAT - West Papua

Lot reference 19467413
Large, Old Head-Hunting Sculpture - ASMAT - West Papua

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Mid-20th century - Signs of weathering and insect damage

This large, old and important Asmat head-hunting sculpture comes from the collection of Haji Baso in Kerobokan, Bali.
It is 215 cm tall and portrays an important ancestor who has bagged 3 heads.
As the figure has been carved from a light wood, it has noticeable signs of insect damage, but these are no longer active.

De ulrichkortmann2  

Feedback score: 97.8
Reviews given: 93
Member since: December 5, 2015
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    Exzellentes Stück.
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    ozeankunst November 17, 2018

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    This is a very beautiful boar head mask. Till now I have only seen one before in a museum in Bandung, but not in this quality. Ulrich Kortmann, thanks!!
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    tsumeb01 November 14, 2018

  • Great item delivered quickly

    user-daccbd2 November 12, 2018

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    +++ 100% +++ Perfect !!!
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    Pozzi-Fine-Art November 9, 2018

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    Oggetto davvero bello, sono molto contento dell’acquisto. Venditore ok!
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    PaPaAst November 8, 2018

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    Pezzo interessante
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    frat243 November 7, 2018

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    J’ai écrit au vendeur le 22 octobre à la réception du colis
    La jambe et la coiffe étaient brisées en raison d’un emballage défectueux pour une pièce de cette taille (169 cm)
    Et j’ai pourtant payé 60 euros de livraison
    Il ne m’a JAMAIS répondu
    Je vous ai écrit le 24 octobre pour bloquer le règlement
    Vous ne m’avez JAMAIS répondu
    Je veux être remboursé
    La pièce est irréparable et n’a plus de valeur
    Vendeur qui ne répond pas = vendeur à fuir
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    Lapilazuli October 30, 2018

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    Die Fakten sind:
    1. die Skulptur wurde gut in Luftpolsterfolie verpackt in einem stabilen und geeigneten Karton am 17.10. an das Versandunternehmen GLS übergeben.
    2. die Sendung wurde am 22.10. dem Empfänger zugestellt
    3. es wurde vom Empfänger kein Schaden gemeldet
    4. es hat keine Kontaktaufnahme seitens des Käufers gegeben
    5. die negative Bewertung wurde am 30.10.-also mehr als eine Woche nach Erhalt der Sendung abgegeben
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  • Perfect! As described and shown in the photos. Thank you.

    AnastasiaC October 27, 2018

  • Fantastic piece! It is my sixth Thomas Schultz Westrum Bullroarer... Well packed as well. Thanks!

    aaronsmith October 26, 2018

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    Excellent items! Thanks!!
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    tsumeb01 October 23, 2018

  • Conforme à la description
    Envoie très soigné
    Merci

    user-667a96d October 22, 2018

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    Figur angekommen.
    alles ok.
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    user-3b09a00 October 18, 2018

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    Object as described, excellent communication, excellent packaging, speedy delivery. Highly recommended.
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    tenhoopen October 18, 2018

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    Excellent, as usual
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    jmob October 14, 2018

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    nice piece!
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    orizzonti October 9, 2018

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    Parfait !
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    DavidC69 October 7, 2018

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    Livré le 27.Emballage soigné mais inadapté à l'objet, poterie à l’intérieur du carton, sans amortisseur de choc autre que le plastique l'entourant. Arrivée totalement brisée.Dommage belle pièce.
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    user-d533873 September 28, 2018

  • The item was true to the description.
    Quick delivery, 3 days after payment, perfectly wraped.

    user-e3fcb4f September 23, 2018

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    Emballage toujours parfait, rapidité d'expédition, bel objet (mais bois vraiment fragile !!) une transaction idéale.TOP vendeur. Merci
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    user-d533873 September 22, 2018

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    Any problem, everything was according with my expectation.
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    user-368e8c7 September 21, 2018

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    all perfect
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    tribalasia September 14, 2018

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    Comme d'habitude tout a été parfait, bonne communication, super emballage (ce qui explique le prix) et grande rapidité ! Transaction idéale ! Merci
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    user-d533873 September 13, 2018

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    spedizione veloce, ottimo imballaggio ,bell'oggetto
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    bianca-76 September 12, 2018

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    like allways perfect
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    tribalasia September 11, 2018

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    Perfect
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    Rauschenberg September 5, 2018

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