DO25 Plantain Spoon Scraper Markham Valley mid 20th c.


Item #                 .DF25

Description      .Very good Markham Valley, Morobe Province, cassowary bone banana scraper with classic wedge-shaped ancestral face depicting an ancestor in stylized form. These spoons were used to scrape the skin from the baked plantain, a sort of non-sweet banana. Circa 1950.

Size                       .18cm * 3.5cm (7″ *  1 1/2″)

Price                    USD$245

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