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Polynesian Fiber and Whale Tooth Necklace

Auction:
2473
Lot:
181
Sold for:
$593$500

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

Description:

Polynesian Fiber and Whale Tooth Necklace, Fiji, Tabua, 19th century, braided fiber cord, the tooth with "E" incised on one side, dark patina, tooth lg. 7 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,200

Keywords

Fiber bundle, Tooth

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