Terra cotta Figure

Pora-Pora, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea, 19th c.
TL tested 100+ years old
Previous collection: John Friede, Rye, NY

Very little is known about the use of this small figure. Visually, it posses great charm and whimsy. Its elongated head and long pointed and pierced nose are its most prominent features. The surface is varied and shows great age.

Height: 5 inches
IN 3-5-13/ SOLD