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Korwar statue with visible teeth Papuan

Rare and beautiful Korwar statue, which is the emblem of the belief in the authority of the ancestral spirits. The Korwar statue  is the receptacle of the soul of the deceased and serves as a means of communication between the living ...

Unique piece accompanied by a certificate of authenticity - 48h delivery - Ref : 594.
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Rare and beautiful Korwar statue, which is the emblem of the belief in the authority of the ancestral spirits. The Korwar statue  is the receptacle of the soul of the deceased and serves as a means of communication between the living and the dead. Most statues Korwar carry a carved and pierced shield in front of them. This shield can be a gateway to the afterlife. This Korwar statue is very successful with her smile showing his teeth. Old wood worn by time.

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Ethnicity : Papuan
Cenderawasih bay
Irian Jaya
1800 gr
32 H x 13 L

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