It is hard not to enjoy the imagination and creativity constantly shown in Yangoru Boiken talipun bride price payments. The cane spirit faces are clan specific and are lashed to cut and often polished green turban sea shells. They were used primarily for bride price but also for death and other ritual forms of exchange. This one is striking with a tall projection coming off the top of the head and has nice remains of red, white and black pigments. It comes from the estate of Lynda Cunningham, dates to the early/mid 20th century, stands 16” (40.6 cm) in height and sells for $1700. Questions?