Lot 188

A TORTOISE SHELL MINIATURE MASK, TORRES STRAIT ISLANDS, PAPUA NEW GUINEA Circa 1850 – 1900 Of mottled tortoise shell, the elegant mask with hollow almond-shaped eyes, an incised nose, and a hollow smiling mouth, pierced at the top of the forehead for attachment, 9cm high,

Estimate: £4,000-£6,000