Yam Mask

Regular price $965.00
Sale price $965.00 Regular price


The Primary Food Staple In The Sepik Region Of New Guinea Are Yams. They Particularly Cultivate Exceptionally Large & Monumental Yams For Fertility And Harvest Ceremonies That Are Not Part Of Their Daily Food Intake. These Giants Are Colored With Pigments And Further Adorned With A Mask Like This One.

Plaited Rattan With Traditional Colors.
Mounted On A Precision Custom Solid Brass Stand.

Abelam People - East Sepik, New Guinea.
Circa 1950.

Sizes/Dimensions: Height On Stand: 22” Width: 9”