New Guinea Polychrome Fiber Yam Masks, Mid-20th Century
Abelam style (New Guinea)
Two yam masks, mid-20th century
Natural woven fibers, and pigment with a clay patina
from the collection of artists Lenore and Robert Szesko (Chicago, Illinois).
- fading and discoloration to the pigment; moderate patina loss; minor frays to the weave; minor staining and accretions.
- measurement of largest.