Rare Waskuk Mens House Finial: A large carved central post with ornate ancestral image and stylized ancestor faces, all decorated with linear designs and mineral pigments. Washkuk peoples, Kwoma region, East Sepik River. Provenance: John C. Edler, Indiana. Field collected by John C. Edler in Meno Village, Kwoma- Washkuk, Papua New Guinea in the 1980's. Size: 75'' x 7.5'' x 7'' (189 x 19 x 18 cm).