Polynesian Carved Wood Male Figure
- Sold for:
- American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2376
- Date / Time :
- September 23, 2007 10:00AM
Polynesian Carved Wood Male Figure, Moai Kavakava, Easter Island, c. last quarter 19th century, the emaciated form with slouched posture, hands to the sides, prominent rib cage and spinal column, the large head with scrolling ears, bone or shell inlaid eyes, and upturned mouth with pointed teeth, probably carved of oak, dark patina, ht. 29 1/2 in.