Asmat Shoulder Bags

Two important shoulder bags from the Asmat territory of Papua, western New Guinea. Used by men to carry items such as sago starch or arrow heads. Woven plant fiber bag with carrying strap attached at bottom and top. Left. Sold. Right. Red ochre and lime color in shape faintly reminiscent of a church surmounted with a cross. 1980’s. 30cm long x 27cm wide. NZ$395.00.

Item SKU: 75
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