Huon Gulf betelnut mortar
Object Type: Betelnut Mortar
Locality: Siaasi Island Papua New Guinea
Height: 21 cm
Description: This old betel nut mortar is dominated by a powerful malevolent female figure in a classic kneeling pose typical of figures from the Huon Gulf. It has extensive wear from generations of use and clearly marked sex.
Price: $2800 AUD