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Papua New Guinea Carving Mallet

Auction:
3243B
Lot:
180
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3243B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 18, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Papua New Guinea Carving Mallet, early 20th century, Middle Sepik River region, hardwood, the butt end carved the head of a bird, with a glossy dark patina, lg. 10 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300


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Keywords

Countries, Grouping, Landforms, Ndu languages, Papua New Guinea, Sepik

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