Initiation Figure, Mindimbit Village, Middle Sepik River. These ancestor figures are made in male and female images and used during the young men’s initiation ceremonies. A pair of figures is placed in a special spot in the initiation compound where they overlook the proceedings. Uninitiated, women, and children are not allowed into the compound. This very nicely carved figure is 21.5 inches tall.
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