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3695T Marlborough
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Three Melanesian Items

 
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3695T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: July 13, 2021 12:00PM

Description:

Three Melanesian Items, large gold lip pearl shell pectoral ornament from the Sepik River region of New Guinea, Trobriand Islands wood lime spatula, and a boar tusk pectoral ornament from Vanuatu, wd. 7, lg. 13, and wd. 3 3/4 in.

Provenance: Leo and Lillian Fortess collection, Honolulu, Hawaii.
Estimate $150-250


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Keywords

Leo, Lillian Fortess, Honolulu