Oceania

Gope Spirit Board

Omaumere village, Urama Island, Papuan Gulf, Papua New Guinea

Carved wood, natural pigments
Late 19th – early 20th century
Field-collected in February 1966 by
Thomas Schultze-Westrum
Ex collection John A. & Marcia Friede

Height: 40 ½ in. (103 cm)

Price : on request

Attached field photograph by Thomas Schultze-Westrum: Omaumere Village, Urama Island, February 1966, courtesy M. Hamson

Melanesia – Papua New Guinea