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Maori Carved Wood Billhook Hand Club

Auction:
2506
Lot:
264
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Maori Carved Wood Billhook Hand Club, Wahaika, New Zealand, 19th century, the curved blade with deeply carved scroll designs and recumbent tiki on the inside, the handle end in the form of a stylized mask, pierced for suspension, dark patina, custom stand, lg. 15 1/4 in.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Keywords

Maori Carved Wood Billhook Hand Club, Wahaika, New Zealand, Scroll, Tiki

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