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Dance Object - Seeds, Wood - Marind Anim - West-Papua (former Irian Jaya)

Lot reference 32308901
Dance Object - Seeds, Wood - Marind Anim - West-Papua (former Irian Jaya)

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mid 20th century - Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear

Object: Dance Object
Ethnic group/ culture: Marind Anim
Region/ country: West-Papua (former Irian Jaya)
Material: Seeds, Wood
Period: mid 20th century
Condition: Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand: Yes
Dimensions: 6×9×42 cm

we collected this unique piece during one of our first trips through Frederik Hendrik Island, a remote place along the South Coast. That was in 1992.
We witnessed several secret ceremonies in the bush. We stayed several days in the local communities and when we left we were offered this old piece, several generations old. It was put on a long moving stick and put in a frame which functioned as a head mask decorated with natural material like leaves, seeds, flowers and feathers
will be sent via Priority Airmail worldwide

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Catawiki member since March 7, 2014, received 569 reviews in total (156 in last 12 months)

Feedback score: 95.9% (156 reviews)
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    Bell’oggetto ben confezionato
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    frat243 November 25, 2019

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    As a fan of ethnological items of Papua Newguinea/Irian Jaya I was pleased when I received this little box today - Thank u !
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    user-4bf655e November 23, 2019

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    user-7517456 November 9, 2019

  • Interesting and original. Beautyful colors. AAA+++ Seller

    user-bd0bad7 November 7, 2019

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    Très bonne transaction. Excellent vendeur. Objet de qualité.
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    22yves November 6, 2019

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    Erg mooie items. Aanwinst voor mijn verzameling. Snelle bezorging. Zeer goed verpakt.
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    PulauLembata October 31, 2019

  • I have received that lot in good order

    rustlerconsult October 28, 2019

  • the piece has been received in good order

    rustlerconsult October 28, 2019

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    user-0fb7076 October 24, 2019

  • everything was perfect, thanks for purchase!

    stefan365 October 13, 2019

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    Zeer fraaie litho's, perfect verpakt!
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    user-38aed5b October 10, 2019

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    Très bien. Merci !
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    MITHRIDATE October 8, 2019

  • Très satisfaite, très bel objet, merci!

    user-118cf4a October 5, 2019

  • The item wasn't packed carefully enough and was consequently broken during transport. The seller payed back 20% of the item's value and the transport costs.

    Jorge-Manes-Rubio October 3, 2019

  • Quick, easy transaction. Item as described.

    jeffstarck September 28, 2019

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    Bonita pieza. Todo perfecto salvo que me indicaron un numero sin seguimiento por lo que no pude rastrear el paquete. Solo pude
    finalmente esperar hasta la llegada.
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    user-889b035 September 25, 2019

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  • Item as described, very good contact with the seller. I would recommend!

    user-5a3b17e August 20, 2019

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    Great, rare item! Great seller, perfect communication!
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    tsumeb01 August 19, 2019

  • Still not here, supposed to arrive August 19th--and we shall see if that is true...

    BillGMD August 18, 2019

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    nonostante abbia pagato l'oggetto non e'mai arrivato ,nessuna comunicazione dal venditore
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    giodem3 August 17, 2019

  • A nice piece of tribal art, well packed and described / Richard

    Korowai August 12, 2019

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    Vendeur sympathique avec qui j'ai eu des discussions aimables après l'arrivée de ce bel objet cassé au transport.
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    Artisanat August 11, 2019

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    Zeer tevreden ! Dank u .
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    janham13 August 2, 2019

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