Massim Currency Sceptre
Massim Currency Sceptre for sale
Object Type: Currency display
Locality: Sudest Island Papua New Guinea
Height: 55 cm
Description: This rare form of Currency display was made to display Bagi shell currency during a funeral ceremony. It appears to have been made for the funeral of Panaumara in 1973.
It is made of Kwila and has since had the Bagi removed. Its not ancient but it is a real tribally used object.
Price: $800 AUD
Sale price $600 includes stand