New Guinea Massim Scepter Ex - Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society collection
This Rare New Guinea hardwood scepter from the Massim Region measures just over 26 3/4" in length. The piece still retains most of it's original lime inlay and the handle has a rich glossy patination. A collection label that reads: "PAPUA NEW GUINEA POINTER E.L.G.S.S.(Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society) 24 - F. KNAUTZ JAN. 6 1973" is still affixed to one side.
Formerly in the collection of Raymond Handley one time owner of Folk Art International once located in the Frank Lloyd Wright Building.