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Two Polynesian Carved Wood Clubs

Auction:
2376
Lot:
112
Sold for:
$1,880$1,600

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2376
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 23, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

Two Polynesian Carved Wood Clubs, Fiji, c. 19th century, a throwing club with chip-carved handle and compressed head with carved lozenges, and a "gunstock" form with incised dappled design on the head, and handle covered with remnant original plaited coir, (wood loss), throwing club lg. 17, gunstock lg. 37 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

handle and compressed head , club lg., Club, Stock

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