Lot 40 - The Todd Barlin Collection Part III Oceanic Art - Sale AS0569

 
Lot 40
Two Old Shark Teeth & Shark Bone Swords, Micronesia, c.1940s,
both in very good original condition, one has an edge of Shark Teeth while the other has a sharp, barbed edge of shark bones finely bound with coconut fibre rope
Provenance:
Brought back by US Servicemen at the end of WWII & the end of the Japanese colonial era of Micronesia
L 72-84 cm
Estimate $400-600
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