Iron wood ancestor figure - Kamoro people

Ref : Kamoro 01

Iron wood ancestor figure - Kamoro people Collected during the 90's from the Kamoro tribes in west Papua this extremely rare statue is carved in a strong heavy piece of iron wood with deep black patina of age and has a necklace around the neck made from a piece of shell and dog's teeth attached with a natural fiber string.

Height : 72 cm / 28.3 inches
Width : 13 cm / 5.2 inches
Depth : 17 cm / 6.8 inches


Ex Kallman Muller collection

Estimated age : 1920

Estimated value : US$ 2000-2400