Gopi Board with Face, Papuan Gulf, New Guinea. Gopi (Gope) Boards are made in the Papuan Gulf region of Papua New Guinea. They are made by a young man’s uncle for the nephew’s initiation. Each one is named and the carver/uncle dances with it during the initiation ceremony. After that it is used in the men’s house to guard clan areas and headhunting skull displays. 36.5 inches tall.
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