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Lot #87 - A Fine Orator's Stool, Iatmul people, Middle Sepik region, Papua New Guinea

  • Auction House:
    Theodore Bruce
  • Sale Name:
    Tribal Estate Sale
  • Sale Date:
    28 Jul 2018 ~ 2.30pm (AEST)
  • Lot #:
    87
  • Lot Description:
    A Fine Orator's Stool, Iatmul people, Middle Sepik region, Papua New Guinea
    with various animals to base & crocodile on rear, large ancestral face to front.
    154 x 57 cm
  • Notes:
    These stools were traditionally used during debates in the Men's House, Haus Tamboram. The orator would stand next to the stool & beat it with a bunch of leaves to emphasis points to the assembled crowd some chips & cracks as per image.
  • Estimate:
    A$600 - 900
  • Realised Price:
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  • Category:
    Tribal

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