Lot: 46

97th Auction

Paddle "foe"

Solomon Islands, Western Reef or Santa Cruz Islands

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Adam Prout, Worcestershire, Great Britain
Zemanek-Münster, Würzburg, 19 June 2010, Lot 124
Bettina Rübesam, Munich, Germany
L: 65.4 inch sold

wood, min. dam.

The relief-carved abstract design represents a frigate bird in flight.

Hurst, Norman, Power and Prestige, Cambridge 1996, p. 63, ill. 71