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March 14, 2015 10:00 AMCalender

Large Solomon Island Carved Wood Paddle Club

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Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2791BLocation: BostonDate / Time: March 14, 2015 10:00AM


Large Solomon Island Carved Wood Paddle Club, c. 19th century, dark patina, (minor wood loss),lg. 57 1/2 in.

Provenance: Collected by John Rabe, 1888; Leo and Lillian Fortess collection.
Estimate $500-700

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Large Solomon Island Carved Wood Paddle Club, John Rabe, Leo Fortess, Lillian Fortess