A Latmul container with limestick.
The stick carved as Cassowary bird itself.
The cassowary was an extremely important creature associated
with initiation and creation myths.
The bamboo container incised with traditional motifs.
Old break in the stick glued.
ref: Wardwell - Island Ancestors
Bamboo - Cassowarybone
East Sepik half 20th century
Size total( including stick) : 42 cm.
Tube : 33 cm
€ 395 ,-