A aripa hunting and warfare spirit figure in the form of a stylized human figure in profile

Hard wood with traces of lichen and calcifications due to storage in a limestone cave Height 196 cm (77.2 in.) Ewa People, Melanesia, caves of the Korewori - 17th-19th century
Provenance
Ronald Clyne, New York; Ann & Sam Charters, Connecticut, late 1960’s

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Galerie Meyer - Oceanic & Eskimo Art

"Ethnographic Art (including African, Oceanic, Pre-Columbian and Native American, no period constraints)"

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