Spirit board, hohao Elema 19th century Wood, pigment H. 129 cm TC 542 Bold circular faces, symmetrical chevron patterns and elaborate eye and navel patterns are the hallmarks of Elema design. This spirit board incorporates all of those features. Each clan had distinctive motifs for spirit boards and shields that were instantly recognizable to members of the community.Oceania
Bouclier, Mélanésie, aire Asmat, Indonésie. Ile de Nouvelle-Guinée, prov. de Papouasie. / Arts de Nouvelle-Guinée. / Musée Barbier-Mueller, genève.
Antique Papua New Guinea Hanging House Mask
Galerie Papouasie Nouvelle Guinée - Papua New Guinea Masques et crochets - Masks and hooks MASQUE BAINING / BAINING MASK