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Austral Island Carved Wood Paddle

Auction:
2563B
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$4,900$4,000

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2563B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 24, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Austral Island Carved Wood Paddle, c. 19th century, with full chip-carved decoration, the handle terminating in a row of stylized human heads, dark patina, custom stand, lg. 34, blade wd. 7 1/2 in.

Provenance: Fred Boschan Collection.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Island Carved Wood Paddle, Fred Boschan, Axe, Canoeing, Kayaks, Marine propulsion, Paddle

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