New Guinea Ancestral Figure
Vintage New Guinea Murik Lakes Ancestral Figure with a Crocodile figure biting down on the top of it's headdress. Carving stands about 13 1/4" tall and has the remnants of a layer of peeling trade paint. One finlike side of the headdress has been reattached and is missing it's two lower spines. There are two tiny pinholes in the back of the carving. One is on the base, and the other is in the figure's back.