Asmat ancestor skull "ndambirkus"

Ref : Asmat 46

Asmat ancestor skull ndambirkus

Ancestor skull with eyes and nasal cavity filled with beeswax and inlaid with grey seeds of Job's tears grass (coix-lacryma-jobi) and red seeds, the nose is decorated with a Bipane, the skull with Casuar and cacatoo's feather and the lower jaw is attached to the skull with natural fiber,

Estimated age : 1950/60