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3640B Marlborough
May 12, 2021 10:00 AMCalender

Tongan Neck Rest, Kali

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


Tongan Neck Rest, Kali, 19th century, hardwood, a large example, the typical shallow "M" form, hahapo, carved from one piece of wood, (wood loss on one support probably a missing knot in the wood), ht. 6 5/8, lg. 17 1/4 in.

Provenance: Leo and Lillian Fortess collection, Honolulu, Hawaii; Anthony Meyer Gallery, Paris, France.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

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Leo, Anthony Meyer Gallery, Lillian Fortess, France, Paris