Lot 188

A SHIELD, PAPUA NEW GUINEA The large oblong shield, with a central ridge running down the centre and a carved stylised figure ‘seated’ at the top, the shield is decorated with a zig-zag pattern in ochre and black paint, the surface of the shield covered in white pigment with two bands of black at each end, 192cm high,  Provenance: Collection of Professor Robert Johns.

Estimate: £200-£300