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A large New Guinea statue, with protruding eyes, ochre design and shell inlaid with native putty on face (damage to lower section) and grass fibre loin covering, Sepik river region, PNG, 265 x 60 cm

Gould, John and Sharpe, Richard Bowdler. The birds of New Guinea and the adjacent Papuan islands, including many new species recently discovered in Australia. London, 1875-88. Five volumes large folio, with 320 hand-coloured lithographed plates, contempora

Karut Pectoral, Papua New Guinea, length 33 cm

Ceremonial flute Iatmul Sepik river, Papua New Guinea, length 113 cm

A giant Clamshell ring, 'Yua', a large YUA, with perfect circular centre, decorated with fine and carefully graded nassa shells, woven onto a fibre band. This YUA also has the cut designs on one edge, sometimes interpreted as the hornbill beak. The

A giant clamshell ring, 'Yua', a very large Yua, with perfect circular centre; this shell ring is particularly thick, adding to its inherent value. These are used as currency and are very valuable; particularly important in bride price transactions, Prince

A giant clamshell ring, 'Yua', a very large Yua, with perfect circular centre, decorated with fine and carefully graded nassa shells, woven onto a fibre band. These are used as currency and are very valuable; particularly important in bride price transacti

A human hair wig, a fully decorated man's wig with a large central cassowary feather top knot. Also decorated with cuscus fur, scarab beetle carapaces, parrot and cassowary feathers. These wigs are worn by Big Men in ceremony, Wahgi Valley, Western Hig

A Massim Splashboard, with intricate sweeping design to top decorated with store paints, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea. Provenance: D.G. Mills, Sanaroa Plantation, Welles Island, 1970s, 55 x 46 cm

A woven boar, of hand woven natural fibre string on a rattan cane framework made by women, Tambanum village, Sepik river, Papua New Guinea, length 58 cm

A New Ireland wedding hat, made from tapa cloth incorporating a pair of boar's tusks on woven binding, New Ireland region, Papua New Guinea, diameter 36 cm

A Gope board, incised design, decorated with natural ochres, Papuan Gulf Region, Papua New Guinea, height 99 cm

An Asmat men's paddle, with woven fibre sleeve, adorned with white feathers, Asmat Region, West Papua, length 350 cm

A dog tooth Headband, with dogs teeth woven into a fibre backing with cords, circa 1970's, Highlands region, Papua New Guinea, length 30 cm [body]

A crocodile head, in good condition with teeth and glass eyes, Sepik river, Papua New Guinea, 38 x 11 x 14 cm

A crocodile head, in good condition with teeth and glass eyes, Sepik river, Papua New Guinea, 37 x 12 x 13 cm

A crocodile head, in good condition with teeth and fitted eyes, Sepik river, Papua New Guinea, 37 x 10 x 15 cm

A Gope board, with striking red, black and white ancestral design, Papuan Gulf, Papua New Guinea, length 70 cm

A Gope board with protruding Nose, with protruding nose and incised design decorated with natural earth pigments, Papuan Gulf, Papua New Guinea, length 92 cm

A Gope board, in unusual diamond form with incised design decorated with natural earth pigments, Papuan Gulf, Papua New Guinea, length 69 cm

A Gope board, with ancestral design in natural earth pigments, Papuan Gulf, Papua New Guinea, length 64 cm

A Gope board, with incised design decorated with natural ochres, Papuan Gulf, Papua New Guinea, length 103 c, length 103 cm

A Moka Kina Pearlshell set in resin, valuable trade and wealth item, Wahgi Valley, Papua New Guinea Highlands, 66 x 40 cm

An Overmodelled pig's skull, shell encrusted, pig tusks retained, middle Sepik, Papua New Guinea, 36 x 18 x 22 cm

A giant Clamshell ring, thick 'Yua', used in important currency transactions, but primarily for Bride Price, Abelam people, Prince Alexander Mountains, Papua New Guinea, diameter 21 cm

A man's Pectoral, Karawut, worn by warriors, also in ceremonial ritual, Abelam people, Papua New Guinea, 29 x 12 cm

A man's Pectoral, Karawut, worn by warriors, also in ceremonial ritual, Abelam people, Papua New Guinea, 41 x 15 cm

A ritual Bride Price, woven face on green turbo shell, Talipoon, Arapesh, Prince Alexander mountains, East Sepik, Papua New Guinea, height 42 cm

A ritual Bride Price, woven face on green turbo shell, Talipoon, Arapesh, Prince Alexander mountains, East Sepik, Papua New Guinea, height 41 cm

A ritual Smoke pipe & ceremonial dance rattle, Mendi Valley, Southern Highlands, Papua New Guinea, length 42 - 49 cm

An old Yina head, Kwoma people, upper Sepik river, Papua New Guinea, 48 x 20 cm

A ceremonial Initiation pot, used to serve yam soup to initiates, traditionally mixed with human flesh/bone gratings, Nukuma people, Washkuk Hills, upper Sepik river, 17 x 17 cm

A ceremonial Initiation pot, used to serve yam soup to initiates, traditionally mixed with human flesh/bone gratings, Nukuma people, Washkuk Hills, upper Sepik river, 16 x 19 cm

A ceremonial Initiation pot, used to serve yam soup to initiates, traditionally mixed with human flesh/bone gratings, Washkuk Hills, upper Sepik river, height 17 - 20 cm

An old ceremonial bark belt, intricately engraved with geometric motifs & painted, Wahgi Valley, Papua New Guinea Highlands, diameter 26 cm, height 15 cm

An old ceremonial bark belt, intricately engraved with geometric motifs & painted, Wahgi Valley, Papua New Guinea Highlands, diameter 31 cm, height 14 cm

Highlands body ornaments, Nassa shell Headband, pig tusk & egg Cowrie Pectoral, Wahgi Valley, length 35 cm [headband], diameter 30 cm [pectoral]

An ancestral bust, deeply weathered, possibly a garamut finial, Sepik Region, Papua New Guinea, length 28 cm

A Gope board, with incised design painted with natural earth pigments, Papuan Gulf, Papua New Guinea, length 74 cm

A Gope board, with incised design painted with natural earth pigments, Papuan Gulf, Papua New Guinea, length 67 cm

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