Aboriginal | Oceanic Art

Held

Date
24 Nov 2019
Time
15:00pm
Location
Sydney

Preview

Viewing
Friday 22 November 10am-5pm
Saturday 23 November 10am-4pm
Sunday 24 November From 10am

Auction
Sunday 24 November 3pm AEDT

Buyer's Premium 25% + GST
Invaluable Live Bidding Fee 5% (No GST)

Contact
Jim Elmslie
foh@theodorebruce.com.au
Online Bidding
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Lot 501 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Exceptional War Shield, Southern Highlands Province, PNG

Estimate : $1800 - 2500
Unsold

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Lot 502 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Hardwood Carving in the Form of a Canoe Prow, Asmat, West Papua, Indonesia

Estimate : $300 - 500
Sold for $240

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Lot 503 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Minature Asmat Mimboro, Mimika Region, Southern West Papua, Indonesia

Estimate : $200 - 400
Sold for $160

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Lot 504 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Ancestoral Figure, Asmat, West Papua, Indonesia

Estimate : $300 - 500
Unsold

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Lot 505 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Wealth Shell, Erenge, The Solomon Islands,

Estimate : $300 - 500
Sold for $240

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Lot 506 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Finger Drum + An Old Neckrest, Massim Region, Trobriand Islands, PNG [2]

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $50

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Lot 507 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Shell Adorned Double Bowl, The Solomon Islands

Estimate : $60 - 80
Sold for $40

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Lot 508 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Two Cult Hooks, Yipwon, PNG [2]

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $30

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Lot 509 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Splash Board, Massim, Trobriand Islands, PNG

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $180

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Lot 510 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Bowl, Massim; A Mortar, Ramu & An Old Canoe Bailer, PNG [3]

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $120

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Lot 511 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Wanis Lime Spatula, Massim, Trobriand Islands, PNG

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $50

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Lot 512 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Bowl, Ramu & Two Carved Coconut Shell Bowls, PNG [3]

Estimate : $80 - 100
Unsold

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Lot 513 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Alafolo Fighting Club, Malaita, The Solomon Islands

Estimate : $400 - 600
Sold for $300

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Lot 514 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Four Cassowary Bone Daggers, Maprik Region, PNG [4]

Estimate : $200 - 400
Sold for $400

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Lot 515 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Old Mushroom Shaped Bowl with Handle, Boiken Region, PNG,

Estimate : $80 - 100
Sold for $40

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Lot 516 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Conus Shell Bride Price, Yangaru, Sepik Region, PNG

Estimate : $40 - 60
Sold for $20

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Lot 517 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Well Used Stool, Sepik River, PNG

Estimate : $40 - 60
Unsold

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Lot 518 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Gope Board, Papuan Gulf, PNG

Estimate : $60 - 80
Sold for $120

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Lot 519 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Two Well Used Black Palm Fighting Clubs, Sepik Plains, PNG [2]

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $30

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Lot 520 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Four Hair Combs one with Parrot Feathers, PNG [4]

Estimate : $60 - 100
Sold for $45

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Lot 521 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Three Ancestral Figures, PNG [3]

Estimate : $60 - 100
Unsold

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Lot 522 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Two Dance Wands, West Papua [2]

Estimate : $40 - 60
Sold for $40

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Lot 523 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Figural Basket Hook, Sepik River, PNG

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $40

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Lot 524 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Three Ancestral Figures, Sepik River Region, PNG [3]

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $50

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Lot 525 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Two Old Pounders & a Ceremonial Ladle, PNG [2]

Estimate : $60 - 100
Sold for $20

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Lot 526 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Two Well Used Pestles, PNG & An Ancestral Figure, Indonesia [2]

Estimate : $60 - 100
Sold for $475

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Lot 527 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Two Lime Spatuals, Trobiand Islands, PNG [2]

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $50

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Lot 528 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Minature Splash Board & A Carved Ebony Ancestral Figure, Massim, Trobriand Islands, PNG [2]

Estimate : $60 - 100
Sold for $120

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Lot 529 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Five Lime Gourds, Manus Island, PNG [5]

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $25

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Lot 530 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Ancestor Mask, Abelam, Maprik Region, PNG

Estimate : $60 - 80
Sold for $60

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Lot 531 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Two Sago Ladles, Huon Gulf, PNG [2]

Estimate : $100 - 200
Unsold

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Lot 532 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Rennell Island Club, PNG,

Estimate : $1000 - 1500
Sold for $700

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Lot 533 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Ancestral Figure with Abundant Shell, Feather & CusCus Fur Decoration, Sepik River, Papua New Guinea,

Estimate : $3500 - 5000
Sold for $4,400

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Lot 534 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Early Wicker Shield & Six Arrows, The Solomon Islands,

Estimate : $1500 - 2500
Sold for $1,600

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Lot 535 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Culacula Fighting Paddle Club, Fiji,

Estimate : $400 - 600
Unsold

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Lot 536 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Kia Kavo Fighting Club, Fiji,

Estimate : $500 - 800
Sold for $500

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Lot 537 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Exceptional Maori Taiaha, New Zealand,

Estimate : $2500 - 3500
Unsold

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Lot 538 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Rare Handwoven Womens Palm Skirt & A Mens Loin Cloth, Pulawat, Micronesia

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $100

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Lot 539 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Malagan Wanis Funerary Mask, Featuring Snake & Pilot Fish Clan Motifs, Tabar Island, Bismarck Archipelago, PNG

Estimate : $300 - 500
Sold for $160

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Lot 540 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Three Kina Body Ornaments, Highlands, PNG [3]

Estimate : $200 - 400
Unsold

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Lot 541 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Old Ceremonial Mask, Sabi, Iatmul People, Middle Sepik, PNG

Estimate : $150 - 250
Sold for $100

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Lot 542 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Old Ceremonial Club & A Woven Nambas Headdress, Ambrym, Vanuatu

Estimate : $400 - 600
Unsold

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Lot 543 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Large Pig Club, Ambrym, Vanuatu

Estimate : $150 - 250
Unsold

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Lot 544 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Rare Utmandji House Partition, Tambara, Maprik Region, PNG

Estimate : $400 - 600
Sold for $50

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Lot 545 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Abelam Ancestral Figure, Maprik Region, PNG

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $120

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Lot 547 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Priests Oil Bowl in the Form of a Heron, Fiji

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $60

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Lot 548 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Two Wanamo Canoe Prows, North West Coast, West Papua, Indonesia [2]

Estimate : $300 - 500
Sold for $300

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Lot 549 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Two Well Used Canoe Wave Splitters, Trobriand Islands, PNG, [2]

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $280

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Lot 550 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Tapa Beater, PNG

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $50

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Lot 551 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Large Model of a Nukuoro Canoe, Caroline Islands, Micronesia

Estimate : $200 - 400
Sold for $260

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Lot 552 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Two Fine Canoe Paddles with Ornately Carved Blades, Sissano Lagoon, PNG [2]

Estimate : $300 - 500
Unsold

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Lot 553 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Canoe Paddle, Santa Ysobel, The Solomon Islands

Estimate : $300 - 500
Sold for $240

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Lot 554 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Prow of an Iatmul Canoe, Sepik River, PNG

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $90

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Lot 555 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Prow & Canoe Paddle, Sepik River PNG,

Estimate : $200 - 400
Sold for $120

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Lot 556 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Ancestral Mask, Guvermas Village, Blackwater River, PNG

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $70

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Lot 557 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Ancestral Figure, Ramu River, PNG,

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $70

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Lot 558 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Large Ancestral Hook, Guvermas Village, Blackwater River, PNG

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $80

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Lot 559 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Green Stone Adze with Orchid Fibre Binding, Baliem Valley, West Papua

Estimate : $80 - 120
Unsold

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Lot 560 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Four Pacific Island Implements [4],

Estimate : $80 - 120
Sold for $45

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Lot 561 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A GreenStone Wealth Object, New Caledonia & A Contemporary Club, Fiji [2],

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $90

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Lot 562 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Greenstone Maori Ear Pendant, New Zealand, 19th Century,

Estimate : $200 - 400
Sold for $220

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Lot 564 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Bow with Woven Covering & Six Arrows, Trobriand Islands, PNG

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $80

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Lot 565 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Food Bowl, The Solomon Islands

Estimate : $60 - 120
Sold for $120

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Lot 566 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Stylised Cannibal Fork, Possibly Fiji

Estimate : $200 - 400
Unsold

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Lot 567 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Carved Timber Female Figure Supporting A Vessel, Murik Lakes, PNG

Estimate : $40 - 60
Sold for $15

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Lot 568 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Two Talipun Masks, Yangaru Region, East Sepik Province, PNG [2]

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $50

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Lot 569 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Ceramic Sago Storage Bowl, Sepik Region, PNG

Estimate : $50 - 80
Sold for $30

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Lot 570 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Ceramic Bowl, Amphlett Islands, PNG

Estimate : $30 - 50
Sold for $15

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Lot 571 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A New Guinea Ancestral Mask,Tambanum Village, Sepik River, PNG,

Estimate : $20 - 40
Unsold

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Lot 572 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Abelam Ancestral Figure, Maprik Region, PNG

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $50

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Lot 573 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A New Guinea Stone Object with Incised Design & Fibre Binding, Highlands Region, PNG

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $70

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Lot 574 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Collection of New Guinea Stone Objects, Highlands Region, PNG

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $140

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Lot 575 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Collection of Four Woven Fibre Skirts Doba, Kiriwina, Trobriand Islands, PNG, c.1964 [4],

Estimate : $40 - 80
Sold for $20

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Lot 576 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Fine & Unusual Hair Comb with Ten Tines on a Woven Haft, Kiriwina, Trobriand Islands, PNG, 1964,

Estimate : $40 - 80
Unsold

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Lot 577 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Four Kuwa Necklaces, Kiriwina, 1964 + A Seed & Bead Necklace, Trobriand Islands, PNG [5],

Estimate : $40 - 80
Sold for $20

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Lot 578 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Hand Drill, An Axe Handle & A Lime Spatula, Kiriwina, Trobriand Islands, PNG, 1964 [3],

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $20

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Lot 579 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Walking Stick & An Old Ebony Pot Stirrer, Kiriwina, Trobriand Islands, PNG, 1964 [2],

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $50

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Lot 580 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Two Kwila Massim Finger Drums, Kiriwina, Trobriand Islands, PNG, 1964 [2]

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $30

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Lot 581 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Kwila Massim Finger Drum, Kiriwina, Trobriand Islands, PNG, 1964

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $35

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Lot 582 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Two Betel Nut Mortars & Pestals & Three Ebony Lime Spatulas, Kiriwina, Trobriand Islands, PNG, 1964 [5],

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $20

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Lot 583 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Three Wooden Bowls, Kiriwina, 1964 PNG [3],

Estimate : $50 - 100
Unsold

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Lot 584 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Model Ocean-Going Canoe, Mortlock Islands, PNG,

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $80

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Lot 585 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Nguzu-nguzu Canoe Ornament, Mother of Pearl Inlay & Three Carved Face Panels, The Solomon Islands [4],

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $220

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Lot 586 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Model Canoe, Mother of Pearl Inlay, The Solomon Islands,

Estimate : $30 - 60
Sold for $25

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Lot 587 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Collection of New Guinea Highlands Ethnographica, PNG, [5],

Estimate : $200 - 300
Sold for $140

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Lot 588 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Ancient Wooden Oven, Highlands, PNG,

Estimate : $300 - 500
Unsold

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Lot 589 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Woven Abelam Initiation Headdress, Concentric Circles Painted in Red & White, Maprik Region, PNG,

Estimate : $160 - 200
Sold for $250

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Lot 590 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Early 20th Century Beaded Skirt, Geelvink Bay, West Papua,

Estimate : $400 - 600
Unsold

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Lot 591 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Fertility Figure, Yina, Nukuma people, Upper Sepik River, PNG c.1960s

Estimate : $900 - 1200
Sold for $900

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Lot 592 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Old Fighting Shield, Mendi Valley, Southern Highlands, PNG

Estimate : $900 - 1200
Unsold

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Lot 593 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Large Woven Yam Mask, Old & Well Painted, Abelam People, Sepik Region, PNG

Estimate : $200 - 300
Sold for $140

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Lot 594 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Lime Gourd, Trobriand Islands, PNG,

Estimate : $60 - 80
Sold for $20

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Lot 594A - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Double Faced Ancestual Figure, Asmat Region, West Papua

Estimate : $200 - 400
Unsold

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Lot 595 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Kava Bowl with Twenty Six Legs, Fiji

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $160

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Lot 596 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
A Woven Helmut Mask, Baba, Abelam People, Sepik River Region, PNG

Estimate : $250 - 400
Sold for $220

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Lot 597 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Two Woven Yam Masks, Old & Well Painted, Abelam People, Sepik Region, PNG [2]

Estimate : $120 - 180
Sold for $90

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Lot 598 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Two Woven Yam Masks, Old & Well Painted, Abelam People, Sepik Region, PNG [2]

Estimate : $150 - 250
Sold for $90

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Lot 599 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Two Woven Yam Masks, Old & Well Painted, Abelam People, Sepik Region, PNG [2]

Estimate : $150 - 250
Sold for $120

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Lot 600 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
An Old Dance Mask, Ramu River Region, early to mid 20th Century, PNG

Estimate : $900 - 1200
Unsold

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Lot 601 - Aboriginal | Oceanic Art - Sale AS0650
Gabriella Possum Nungurrayi (b.c.1967) Napperby Milky Way Dreaming Acrylic on linen

Estimate : $800 - 1200
Sold for $500