UPPER SEPIK GREEN RIVER Pig tusk Body ornament 50s for sale
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UPPER SEPIK GREEN RIVER Pig tusk Body ornament SIZE: 20cm by 12cm
DESCRIPTION:Material from the Upper Sepik region is quite rare compared to much of the Sepik River material because of its distance from the coast and difficulty in accessing it. This pectorial ornament was collected in the 50s and is made from native fibre pigs tusks and shell. The cowrie shells would have been traded number of times up the river system to Green River so they take on trade or currency value.
FREIGHT: Thepurchaser is to pay the cost of shipping and handling. This item will be sentby AIRMAIL and the cost to the USA will be $39. Shipping to Europe is approx 20% moreexpensive. All our parcels within Australia and overseas are sent registered or withtracking depending on the most cost effective option.
COMBINEDPOSTAGE: In mostcases we can combine shipping to save on cost. Australia Post calculatespostage in 500gm increments. Their initial minimum charge is high as mostof the cost is absorbed in the registration tracking component, additionalweight is less expensive.
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