Headrest, Asmat, Irian Jaya / Papua New Guinea.

Old Asmat headrest of cylindrical shape with repeating curved designs and human head with expressive face. Dry wood with some age cracks and remains of pigment. On wooden stand.

From a Dutch Collection.

Similar piece at the Metropolitan Museum of Art: https://metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/311681

Height without stand: 79 cm - 31.1 inch.

Price: € 950,-    Special offer: € 575,-