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Lot #3 - An Early 20th Century Canoe Prow Ornament, Wakde Island, Sarmi District, North Coast, West Papua

  • Auction House:
    Theodore Bruce
  • Sale Name:
    Fine Aboriginal, Oceanic & Tribal
  • Sale Date:
    02 Dec 2018 ~ 3pm (AEDT)
  • Lot #:
    3
  • Lot Description:
    An Early 20th Century Canoe Prow Ornament, Wakde Island, Sarmi District, North Coast, West Papua
    this fine old canoe ornament in the form of an ancestor riding in a canoe facing forward. The front of the canoe has an ancestor's head. The sides have deep incised fish designs.
    50 x 21 cm
  • Provenance:
    Field Collected by Todd Barlin, 1985; The Elizabeth Pryce Collection, Sydney
  • Estimate:
    A$400 - 600
  • Realised Price:
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  • Category:
    Tribal

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