Wood carved Ancestral Finial from the Sepik River region of New Guinea. Measures approximately 9″ in height. Loosely mounted to a wooden block measuring 4 1/2″ x 4 1/2″ x 2″ with a single nail. From the carefully curated collection of a Pan Am flight attendant, in service between the years of 1954 and 1984. Her many travels took her through Central America, Europe, Africa, Asia and the South Pacific. Keywords: Papua New Guinea, PNG, tribal, antique, Alamblak, Yimam