Lake Sentani Carved Post - West Papua

Ref : Sentani 01

Lake Sentani Carved Post - West Papua Lake Sentani wooden post with ancestors figures used to have two third of the trunk under water with heads and traditional motifs carved on all sides emerging from the surface of the water.
Planted in the lake in front of the house the post has acquired a smooth weathered patina with remnant of old pigments .
 

Height: 180 cm /  71 inches

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Estimated age : middle 20th century