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Melanesian Carved Wood Figure

Auction:
2473
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$474$400

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2473
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Melanesian Carved Wood Figure, Tobi Island, the stylized squatting form with shell inlaid eyes, (repair to one foot), ht. 9 in.

Provenance: Leo and Lillian Fortess collection.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Tobi Island, Leo Fortess, Lillian Fortess

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