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New Guinea Woven Fiber and Dog Tooth Plaque

Auction:
2473
Lot:
131
Sold for:
$178$150

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

Description:

New Guinea Woven Fiber and Dog Tooth Plaque, Sepik River, dark patina (minor loss), lg. 16 1/2 in.

Provenance: Dillingham collection, Leo and Lillian Fortess collection.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Sepik River, Leo Fortess, Lillian Fortess, Languages of Papua New Guinea, Sepik, Tooth

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