11-09-2019 11-09-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3316B Boston
November 9, 2019 10:00AMCalender

Simbai River Shield

Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3316B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 09, 2019 10:00AM


Simbai River Shield, Papua New Guinea, Karam group, early 20th century, hardwood, decorated with a centrally raised and carved foliate design, with bush fiber carrying strap, metal stand, 37 x 18 1/8 in.

Exhibitions: Ethnic Art Exhibition in Oceania, Musashino Art University, Japan, May 14 to June 4, 1994, number 14.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

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Karam, Japan