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Bridal Veil from Sepik River Papua New guinea

Made from Cowrie shells. c1950. These are now very rare as they are not made anymore and have not been for many years. This example is in perfect condition.
$1400
     

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Solomon Island
Dolphin
(Damaged to Tail) $8

Box made from woven palm fronds and palm wood 
and decorated with Cowri shells. A very precise fit with the lid fitting
at any place. From Papua New Guinea Lower Sepik River and collected by 
Christian Missionaries c 1930
170mm x 170mm x 65mm wt 300gms
$95 ref 10001
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Collection of Three Ebony Figures from Indonesia, Thailand and Papua New Guinea.

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Ebony figures from Bali c 1950.
290mm high x 70mm width wt 500gms
ref 10003
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Ebony carving of Padung girl "Long necked Women" From Thailand with neck rings
145mm high
Item 10160

 

         

The Papua New guinea figurine is on the Right. 330mm high 700gms

Ref 10008
Ebony Bowl from East Africa c 1950
Carved hippo, rhino and elephant
275mm diameter x  85mm high wt 1.6kg
$180
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Solomon Island Bowl inlaid with Mother of Pearl
255mm Diameter 65 mmHigh Wt. 1 kg packed
Some timber slight timber faults
$65
Ref 005

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Bow  from Fly River Papua New Guinea
Bow 1450mm long 500grams

Bow $65

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A Small Fish Bowl from Papua New Guinea - Milne Bay Province c1950's
420mm Long 135mm Wide Weight 500 gms packed
$35

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An old Carved Turtle canoe from Papua New Guinea c 1950.
There is some damage visible  on one side and on the bottom.
It is carved from a very light soft timber
355mm long  60mm high Weight 500gms packed
$55

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Ceremonial Staff from Papua New Guinea c 1920
560mm Long  Weight 900gms packed
Ref 10028 $160

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Ceremonial Staff from Sepik River -  Papua New Guinea
Inlaid with cowri shells for eyes c 1950's
900mm Long Weight  1.1 Kg. Packed
$130

Ebony Crocodile from the Trobriand Islands Papua New Guinea. Mother of pearl inlay c 1960's. 290mm long wt 350gms
Ref 10171
$120
 
 
Sharks tooth war club from Milne Bay Papua New Guinea  - three sided c1960's.. 645mm long 100mm wide wt 700 gms.Collected by the late Captain Valda Lawson, Master Mariner of United Salvage Company Papua New Guinea Office where she worked for over 30 years.
Ref 101216
$200
 
     sold
 
Sharks tooth war club from Milne Bay Papua New Guinea - two sided c1960's.. 680mm long 105mm wide wt 600 grams.Collected by the late Captain Valda Lawson, Master Mariner of United Salvage Company Papua New Guinea Office where she worked for over 30 years.
Ref 101217
$175
      sold
 
 
Old Drum from Papua New Guinea 1130 High 180mm diameter 4.5 kg. The lizard skin drum skin is almost gone and but can be replaced with a goatskin - supplied
Ref 101289
$275
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