BERAN, Harry (1937-2021)
Betel-chewing equipment of East New Guinea
Aylesbury, UK : Shire Publications, 1988. First edition. Trade paperback, 210 x 150 mm, colour illustrated stiff wrappers, 72 pp, b/w photographic illustrations throughout; a very good copy.
An invaluable reference for tribal art collectors, describing and illustrating many different types of spatulas, mortars, pestles etc., compiled by Australian collector and researcher Harry Beran (1937-2021), founder-member and first President of the Oceanic Art Society.