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Austral Islands Carved Wood Paddle

Auction:
2596B
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$4,444$3,750

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2596B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 12, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Austral Islands Carved Wood Paddle, c. first half 19th century, chip-carved overall and with elaborate concentric circle designs on one side of blade, rectangular grip with a frieze of stylized tiki heads, lg. 36 1/2, wd. 10 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Islands Carved Wood Paddle, Canoeing, Paddle, Polynesian culture, Tiki

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