26. Talipun coin / Monnaie Talipun

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26. Talipun coin / Monnaie Talipun

700.00

The heart-shaped face is decorated with ochre pigments. Talipun figures would represent spirits or clanic totems inspired by the animal kingdom.

Sea snail shell, woven basketwork and natural pigments.

Boiken, Papua New Guinea Circa 1940.
Dimension: 35 cm (13.8 in)

Provenance:

Ancient French collection, Caen. Authenticated by Jean Roudillon.

Item location :

Caen, France

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Ce visage en forme de cœur est rehaussé de pigments ocres. Ces figures représenteraient des esprits ou des totems claniques inspirés du monde animal.

Coquillage, vannerie tressée et pigments naturels.

Boiken, Papouasie Nouvelle-Guinée Ca. 1940
Dimension : 35 cm

Provenance :

- Ancienne collection française, Caen

- Expertisé par Jean Roudillon.

Localisation :

Caen, France

700-1000$

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