Maori Carved Wood Canoe Bailer
- Sold for:
- American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2473
- Date / Time :
- September 26, 2009 10:00AM
Maori Carved Wood Canoe Bailer, New Zealand, 19th century, the scoop partially edged with scroll design, the unusual double handle with bird head finials sharing a common mouth, patina of use, lg. 21 in.
Provenance: Collected by Rev. Alfred Fairbrother, Baptist minister to the Maoris, 1882-85.