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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2964B Boston
December 1, 2016 10:00 AMCalender
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Fiji Island Chief's Staff

$923$750
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2964B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 01, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Fiji Island Chief's Staff, c. early 19th century, dark patina, lg. 47 in.

Provenance: The Leo and Lillian Fortess collection.

Literature: Fuller Collection of Pacific Artifacts, Force and Force, p. 174.
Estimate $800-1,200

Excellent condition.


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Keywords

Lillian Fortess