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Ancestor figure (1) - Wood - Nogwi - Kwoma - Papua New Guinea

Lot reference 32323097
Ancestor figure (1) - Wood - Nogwi - Kwoma - Papua New Guinea

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2nd half 20th century - Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear

Total nr of items: 1
Object: Ancestor figure (More lots)
Indigenous object name: Nogwi (More lots)
Ethnic group/ culture: Kwoma
Region/ country: Papua New Guinea
Material: Wood
Period: 2nd half 20th century
Condition: Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 17×77×0 cm
Weight: 2,8 kg

Nogwi Figure from Papua New Guinea Second half of the 20th century The Nogwi intervenes in the third ceremony celebrating the cult of yam harvest. According to the Yena and the Minja cults. It aims to thank the ancestors inside the house of men.

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