Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art

Held

Date
17 Mar 2019
Time
14:30pm
Location
Sydney

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On View
Friday 15 March 10 am to 5 pm
Saturday 16 March 10 am to 4pm
Sunday 17 March prior to start of auction from 10am

Buyers Premium 25% (+GST)
Invaluable Live Fee 5% (no GST applicable)

The William (Bill) Dunmall Collection (1928-1996) Lots 501 - 647.
Bill Dunmall was a carpenter, bushman and naturalist born in Dalby, Queensland, who established a private museum in Harvey Bay, Queensland during the 1970’s. Parts of this collection were gifted to the Strehlow Research Centre in Alice Springs.

Contact
Jim Elmslie
jelmslie@ozemail.com.au
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Lot 602 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Three Central Australian Boomerangs from Yandiyarra , W.A; Hooker Creek, 1963 & One Other [3],

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $400

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Lot 603 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Three Central Australian Boomerangs [3],

Estimate : $150 - 250
Sold for $200

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Lot 604 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
One Central Australian Boomerang, Yalata SA & Two Contemporary Li-Li Clubs; one Li-Li from Gongolong NSW [3],

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $200

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Lot 605 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Three Central Australian Aboriginal Boomerangs from: Wave Hill N.T; Ammaroo N.T 1990; Utopia N.T, 1960 [3],

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $220

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Lot 606 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Three Central Australian Boomerangs, Utopia N.T 1960, Ammaroo N.T 1990 & Lake Nash, N.T, 1990 [3],

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $200

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Lot 607 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Two Central Australian Aboriginal Boomerangs, Balgo, WA, 1963,

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $260

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Lot 608 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Collection of Various Items Including Two Carved Coconut Shell Bowls & a Woven Wrist Band,

Estimate : $40 - 80
Sold for $35

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Lot 609 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
An Aboriginal Log Coffin, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory,

Estimate : $200 - 300
Sold for $300

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Lot 610 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Three Woomeras, one inscribed Balgo WA

Estimate : $60 - 100
Sold for $240

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Lot 611 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Mengen Shield, New Britain, PNG,

Estimate : $600 - 800
Sold for $550

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Lot 612 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Mengen Shield, New Britain, PNG,

Estimate : $600 - 800
Sold for $575

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Lot 613 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Mengen Shield, New Britain, PNG,

Estimate : $600 - 800
Sold for $550

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Lot 614 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Sepik River Cult Hook, PNG,

Estimate : $80 - 120
Sold for $90

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Lot 615 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Bow & Fourteen Arrows, New Guinea Highlands, PNG [15],

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $120

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Lot 616 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Two Bows & Fifteen Arrows, PNG Highlands [17],

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $140

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Lot 617 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Two Bows & Thirteen Arrows, PNG Highlands [15],

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $140

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Lot 618 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A New Ireland Ancestral Figure, PNG,

Estimate : $200 - 400
Sold for $350

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Lot 619 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Sepik River Mwai Mask, PNG,

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $140

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Lot 620 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Three Ankluns Musical Instruments, Indonesia [3],

Estimate : $60 - 80
Sold for $60

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Lot 621 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Polychrome Sepik River Ancestral Carving, PNG,

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $120

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Lot 622 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Western Highlands Moka Shell, PNG,

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $200

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Lot 623 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
ASepik River Ancestral Figure, PNG,

Estimate : $60 - 80
Sold for $120

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Lot 624 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Kundu Drum & An Ancestral Carving PNG [2],

Estimate : $40 - 60
Sold for $40

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Lot 625 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Yuat River Ancestral Mask, PNG,

Estimate : $150 - 250
Sold for $100

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Lot 626 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Two Nakanai Marriage Necklaces, New Britain, PNG,

Estimate : $40 - 60
Sold for $300

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Lot 627 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Two Sepik River Flutes with Flute Stoppers in the Form of a Stylised Figure,

Estimate : $60 - 80
Sold for $100

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Lot 628 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Papuan Gulf Kundu Drum,

Estimate : $80 - 120
Sold for $30

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Lot 629 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Sepik River Ancestral Mask,

Estimate : $60 - 80
Sold for $70

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Lot 630 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
An Ancestral Mask & a Billum Hook, Sepik River, PNG,

Estimate : $60 - 80
Sold for $90

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Lot 631 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Bark Belt, Western Highlands, PNG,

Estimate : $80 - 120
Sold for $90

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Lot 632 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Mount Hagen Axe, PNG,

Estimate : $80 - 120
Sold for $40

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Lot 633 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Hardwood Sword Club, Trobriand Islands, PNG,

Estimate : $60 - 80
Sold for $160

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Lot 634 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Stone Pestle from Cape Torokina, Empress Augusta Bay, Bougainville Island, PNG,

Estimate : $300 - 500
Sold for $1,000

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Lot 635 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Sepik River Shield, PNG,

Estimate : $200 - 300
Sold for $200

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Lot 636 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Woven Fibre Dance Mask, Blackwater River, Sepik Region, PNG,

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $280

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Lot 637 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Kukukuku Stone Club Head,

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $260

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Lot 638 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Large Tapa Cloth, Fiji or Samoa,

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $80

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Lot 639 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Collection of New Guinean String & Fibre Articles Including Three Bilum Bags, A Sepik Dyed Skirt & A Womens String Skirt from the...

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $90

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Lot 640 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Collection of Woven Cane Objects Including Three Baskets, a Yam Mask & a Hat from the Western Highlands 1960 & a Seed Necklace, PN...

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $35

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Lot 641 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Collection of Tribal Objects Including Three PNG Tribal Masks, a Painted Tortoise Shell, a Small Aboriginal Bark Painting & a Bill...

Estimate : $40 - 60
Sold for $180

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Lot 642 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Large Tapa Cloth, Fiji or Samoa,

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $80

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Lot 643 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Large Collection of Tribal Objects Including Two Wood Adze, a Kris, Two Combs, a Smoking Pipe, a Drum, a Flute, Three Arrows & a W...

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $100

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Lot 644 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Murik Lakes Fish Trap & a Model Outrigger Canoe, Rabaul, PNG [2],

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $160

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Lot 645 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Hardwood Stylised Echidina Kukukuku Headrest, PNG,

Estimate : $120 - 140
Sold for $70

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Lot 646 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Ebony Tree of Life Walking Stick, Carved by Zacchariah Chilomoni, Northern Malawi,

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $80

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Lot 647 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Collection of Tribal Jewellery, PNG,

Estimate : $60 - 100
Sold for $100

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Lot 649 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Torres Strait Head Dress, Sipau Audi Gibuma (Mayngu Dhoeri), c. 1980s, Australia,

Estimate : $750 - 950
Unsold

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Lot 650 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
An Aboriginal Wunda Shield, Western Australia,

Estimate : $3000 - 5000
Unsold

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Lot 651 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
An Aboriginal Bullroarer with Human Hair Cord, Central Australia

Estimate : $200 - 400
Sold for $220

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Lot 652 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
An Aboriginal Coolomon,

Estimate : $200 - 400
Sold for $350

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Lot 653 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Fighting Shield, Nembi Palteau, Southern Highlands, PNG

Estimate : $800 - 1200
Sold for $950

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Lot 654 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Woven Helmut Mask BABA, Abelam, East Sepik, PNG

Estimate : $300 - 400
Sold for $280

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Lot 655 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Two Woven Yam Masks, Wosera, Southern Abelam, PNG [2]

Estimate : $200 - 300
Sold for $220

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Lot 656 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Two Woven Yam Masks, Wosera, Southern Abelam, PNG [2]

Estimate : $200 - 300
Sold for $140

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Lot 657 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Two Bailer Shell Pectorals, Enga Province, PNG Highlands [2]

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $80

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Lot 658 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Two Old Spatulas, Geelvink Bay & Lake Sentani, West Papua [2]

Estimate : $250 - 350
Sold for $240

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Lot 659 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Five Cassowary Bone Daggers, North Coast, PNG [5]

Estimate : $250 - 350
Sold for $325

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Lot 660 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Five Cassowary Bone Daggers, North Coast, PNG [5]

Estimate : $200 - 300
Unsold

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Lot 661 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Fighting Shield, Wahgi Valley, PNG Highlands

Estimate : $800 - 1200
Sold for $900

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Lot 662 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Bride Price, Talipun, Prince Alexander Mountains, PNG

Estimate : $200 - 300
Unsold

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Lot 663 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Dance Mask, Vokeo Island, North Coast, PNG

Estimate : $350 - 500
Unsold

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Lot 663A - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Two Dogs Teeth & Ceramic Trade Dogs Teeth Ornaments, PNG,

Estimate : $40 - 60
Sold for $40

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Lot 663B - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Kap-Kap, A Bavara and a Frigate Bird Incised Pendant, Solomon Islands

Estimate : $1000 - 1500
Unsold

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Lot 663C - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Fine Huon Gulf Food Bowl with Incised Design & Stylised Probiscus, PNG

Estimate : $40 - 80
Sold for $20

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Lot 663D - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Ritual Pottery Head, Kwoma People, Waskuk Hills, Sepik Region, PNG

Estimate : Not Provided
Unsold

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Lot 663E - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Two Old Pacific Fighting Clubs,

Estimate : $400 - 600
Unsold

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Lot 663F - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Cassowary Bone Dagger With Anthropomorphic Handle Decorated with Shells, Tusks and Feathers, Sepik River, PNG

Estimate : $40 - 60
Sold for $60

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Lot 663G - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Finely Crafted Lute With Incised Design and Hide Base Cover

Estimate : $40 - 60
Sold for $35

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Lot 664 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Yam Mask, Abelam, PNG

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $140

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Lot 665 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Mans War Pectoral, Karawut, Abelam, East Sepik, PNG

Estimate : $150 - 250
Sold for $220

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Lot 666 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
An Old Mask from Haus Tambaran Post, Blackwater River, 19th / 20th Century

Estimate : $350 - 500
Sold for $400

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Lot 667 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
An Ancestor Figure, Sassoya, Prince Alexander Mountains, PNG

Estimate : $150 - 250
Sold for $220

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Lot 668 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
An Old Stool, Africa

Estimate : $40 - 60
Sold for $30

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Lot 669 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Dance Mask, Coastal Ramu River, Early - Mid 20th Century

Estimate : $300 - 400
Sold for $240

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Lot 670 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Sepik River Cassowary Bone Dagger, Handle in the form of a Human Head, PNG,

Estimate : $150 - 250
Sold for $160

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Lot 671 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Karawat Chest Ornament of Woven Fibre Decorated with Ochres & Shells, East Sepik Province, PNG

Estimate : $60 - 100
Sold for $120

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Lot 672 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Sepik River Cassowary Bone Dagger with Handle in the Form of a Head, PNG,

Estimate : $150 - 250
Sold for $120

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Lot 673 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Two Old Traditional Oil Containers, Highlands Region, PNG [2],

Estimate : $20 - 40
Sold for $10

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Lot 674 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Giant Clamshell Ring, YUA, Yangoru, East Sepik, PNG

Estimate : $600 - 900
Sold for $1,300

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Lot 675 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Massim Ebony Lime Spatula, Trobriand Islands, PNG, Early 20th Century (OAS Forum Fundraising Item),

Estimate : $400 - 600
Unsold

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Lot 675A - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Fine Old Cassowary Bone Dagger , Maprik Region, East Sepik Province, PNG,

Estimate : $200 - 400
Sold for $120

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Lot 676 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Bride Price Mask & Turbo Shell, Boiken People, Prince Alexander Ranges, PNG, (OAS Forum Fundraising Item),

Estimate : $300 - 400
Sold for $260

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Lot 676A - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Two Small Massim Figures, c.1930, Trobriand Islands, PNG, (OAS Forum Fundraising Item),

Estimate : $300 - 500
Sold for $650

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Lot 677 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
AShell Headband, Abelam, East Sepik, PNG, (OAS Forum Fundraising Item),

Estimate : $250 - 350
Unsold

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Lot 678 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Dance Cape, Kamano People, Eastern Highlands, PNG, (OAS Forum Fundraising Item),

Estimate : $200 - 300
Sold for $120

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Lot 679 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Simon Gende (b.1969) Happy Merry Christmas, 1998 - People Travel Back Home By Helicopter (OAS Forum Fundraising Item) Gouache on canvas

Estimate : $400 - 600
Unsold

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Lot 680 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A West Papuan Cuirass Body Armour,

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $90

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Lot 681 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
An Abelam Yam Festival Ancestral Carving

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $140

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Lot 682 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Giant Clamshell Ring, YUA, Yangaru, East Sepik Province, PNG

Estimate : $400 - 600
Sold for $800

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Lot 683 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Large Food Bowl, Wuvulu Island

Estimate : $300 - 400
Sold for $1,200

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Lot 684 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Three Small Paint Pots & a Betel Mortar, Sepik River, PNG [4]

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $100

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Lot 685 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
An Old Stone Axe, Elegant Curved Handle, Fine Weaving, Mendi Valley, PNG

Estimate : $100 - 200
Unsold

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Lot 686 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Two Old Throwing Clubs, Fiji, 19th Century

Estimate : $800 - 1200
Sold for $700

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Lot 686A - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Duke of York Islands Ceremonial Mask, Japanese Period Prior to 1945, PNG,

Estimate : $7000 - 10000
Unsold

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Lot 687 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Four Old Ebony Massim Lime Spatulas, Trobriand Islands [4],

Estimate : $200 - 300
Sold for $200

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Lot 688 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Fighting Shield, Mendi Valley, Southern Highlands, PNG

Estimate : $800 - 1200
Sold for $1,000

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Lot 689 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Collection of Highland Body Ornaments & Instruments, PNG

Estimate : $150 - 250
Unsold

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Lot 690 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Collection of Highland Body Ornaments & Instruments, PNG

Estimate : $150 - 250
Sold for $120

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Lot 691 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Woven Helmut Mask, Baba Kumbu, Maprik, Abelam People, PNG

Estimate : $400 - 600
Sold for $325

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Lot 692 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
An Abelam Yam Mask, Maprik Region, PNG,

Estimate : $80 - 120
Sold for $200