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New Guinea Carved Wood Drum

Auction:
2473
Lot:
140
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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2473
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

New Guinea Carved Wood Drum, Papuan Gulf, of waisted form, with crocodile mouth, (damaged lizard skin head), lg. 25 1/2 in.

Provenance: Leo and Lillian Fortess collection.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

lizard skin head, Leo Fortess, Lillian Fortess, Crocodiles, Crocodylidae, New Guinea

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