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3377T Marlborough
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Maori Wood Pipe

Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3377T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 05, 2020 12:00PM


Maori Wood Pipe, 19th century, the fully decorated bowl with a tuatara lizard holding onto the one side, with a small circle of paua shell between the front legs, with metal stand, lg. 4 in.

Provenance: T.H. Davies collection, Hawaii, prior to 1880; Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, November 7, 1970, Lot 101; Bonhams, New York, February 28, 1994, Lot 162.
Estimate $800-1,200

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T.H. Davies