Papua New Guinea Masks (9 results)

Sepik River Mask from Papua New Guinea
Sepik River Mask from Papua New Guinea
Unknown
Clay, Wood, Feathers
Antique Basketry mask acquired in the 1950s from the Sepik River Valley of Papua New Guinea.
Large Basketry Gable Mask from Papua New Guinea
Large Basketry Gable Mask from Papua New Guinea
Unknown
Cane, Rattan, Wood
A beautiful and large example of Oceanic art, this delightful woven mask would have been used on the gable of a middle Sepik meeting house. The wildly expressive form is accentuated wit...
Abelam Basketry Yam Mask from Papua New Guinea

Abelam Basketry Yam Mask from Papua New Guinea
Unknown
Wicker
The Abelam people in Papa New Guinea produce two types of basketry mask. One is worn on the head during ceremonies and the other used to decorate yams. The mask is a basketwork with org...
Large Antique Mask -Papua New Guinea, 19th Century
Large Antique Mask -Papua New Guinea, 19th Century...
Unknown
Antique mask from the estate/collection of Gore Vidal, 19th century.
Oceanic Triple Mask Canoe Prow Shield

Oceanic Triple Mask Canoe Prow Shield
Wood, Shell, Paint
Large triple mask probably from the Upper Sepik River, Papau New Guinea, Oceania. Carved heavy single wood plank. The mask is adorned with shell eyes, fiber and polychrome paint. Wei...
Papua New Guinea Helmut Mask, Early 20th Century
Papua New Guinea Helmut Mask, Early 20th Century
Papua New Guinea Helmut Mask, early 20th century Vars Collection, New Haven, CT.
Early 20th Century Extra Large Yam Mask from Paupa New Guinea
Early 20th Century Extra Large Yam Mask from Paupa...
Reed
Early 20th century extra large yam mask from Paupa New Guinea. Wonderful ceremonial mask on a rather large size for the type of mask mounted with classic Yam mask details.
Sawos Dance Mask, Ex Dr. Ruth Lax
Sawos Dance Mask, Ex Dr. Ruth Lax
Natural Fiber, Wood
Of striking size, the large and complex basketry costume displays two oval wooden masks with open eyeholes and mouth, covered with layers of encrusted pigment, and encircled with human ...
Oceanic Tribal Art Large Body Mask Keveke by Mauu ...
Mauu Aiha
Cane, Paint
Large body mask (keveke), reportedly created by the artist Mauu Aiha. Bark face panel painted white and red-orange in curvilinear pattern, with attached bark and cane beak. The whole su...