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Melanesian Carved Wood Parrying Shield

Auction:
2473
Lot:
177
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 Parrying Shield, Soloman Islands, the double-edged sickle-shape blade with medial ridge on both sides, with pointed circular shaft, dark patina, lg. 60 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Soloman Islands, Blade weapons

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