Lot 91 - The Todd Barlin Collection Part III Oceanic Art - Sale as0569

 
Lot 91
A Set of Three Pig Bone Belts & A Penis Gourd, Waris District, West Papua, Irian Jaya, Indonesia,
worn for important ceremonies when groups of men were dancing swaying forward & backwards the penis gourd hit the bone belts to produce the percussion noise 'tok, tok, tok',
See: illustrated, taken by Todd Barlin, Waris, 1986
L 15-38 cm
Estimate $300-500
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