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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3640B Marlborough
May 12, 2021 10:00 AMCalender

Tami Island Food Bowl

Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3640B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 12, 2021 10:00AM


Tami Island Food Bowl, Huon Gulf, Papua New Guinea, early 20th century, decorated on the underside with incised and relief carving, with an ancestor face at each end, and raised figure on each side, dark, black patina, ht. 4, lg. 19, and wd. 7 1/2 in.

Provenance: The Rosman Rubel collection, New York City.
Estimate $600-800

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