Lot: 28

Bow with four arrows, before 1914

Solomon Islands

Provenance Size Hammer price
German Colonial Collection L: 76.4 inch (bow)/ 46.3 inch - 52.8 inch (arrows) sold

palm wood, animal sinew/ skin, plant fibre, bamboo, cord material, remains of an elaborate fine weave of red and yellow fibres (called "rutta" and "rakagasu") at one end of the bow