Formes pures

Ceremonial spear

Admiralty Islands

Carved wood, piments, fiber, obsidian blade
19th or early 20th century

Provenance: collected during the Korrigane expedition (1934-1936)
Inventory number / Loan to Musée de l’Homme Paris: #D39-3/ 2015
Ex private collection Paris

Height : 81 in.

Published in: “Le Voyage de la Korigane dans les Mers du Sud”, Musée de l’Homme, Paris, 2001
Published in: Pure Forms, 2014

Price: on request

Melanesia – Bismarck Archipelago