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Hawaiian Carved Wood Poi Bowl

Auction:
2473
Lot:
187
Sold for:
$3,437$2,900

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

Description:

Hawaiian Carved Wood Poi Bowl, c. 19th century, the circular form of koa wood, with indigenous repairs including a butterfly shape, glossy patina, ht. 6 1/2, dia. 13 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Acacia koa, Hawaiian cuisine, Hawaiian language

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