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Maori Carved Wood Club

Auction:
2473
Lot:
192
Sold for:
$1,067$900

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

Description:

Maori Carved Wood Club, New Zealand, 19th century, the paddle-like form and finial carved with stylized designs, pierced for suspension, lg. 25 1/4 in.

Provenance: Collected by Rev. Alfred Fairbrother, Baptist minister to the Maoris, 1882-85.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Maori Carved Wood Club, New Zealand, Alfred Fairbrother, minister, Canoeing, Island countries, Paddle, Polynesia, Roofs

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