Simbai River Shield, Papua New Guinea, Karam group, early 20th century, hardwood, decorated with a centrally raised and carved foliate design, with bush fiber carrying strap, metal stand, 37 x 18 1/8 in.
Exhibitions: Ethnic Art Exhibition in Oceania, Musashino Art University, Japan, May 14 to June 4, 1994, number 14.
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