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9 x 5 1/2 x 2 1/2", the other 6 x 5 3/4 x 3 1/2". Only one of these masks has a description which came from the estate. Free shipping in Continental US. Ebay puts in a general shipping amount for worldwide shipping which may not be correct. Please contact us f...
2 masks, yam, Papua, New Guinea,rattan , clay, pigment, probably 19th century
9 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 3 1/2", the other 6 x 5 3/4 x 3 1/2" . Only one of these masks has a description which came from the estate. Free shipping in Continental US. Ebay puts in a general shipping amount for worldwide shipping which may not be correct. Please contact...
2 masks, yam, Papua, New Guinea, zoomorphic face woven in rattan, mud or clay
Rongorongo scripture, or Kohau rongo rongo as the natives call it, is a scripture system consisting of glyphs carved on wood or tablets, which to this day have yet to be deciphered. The most common translation of the term kohau is “wood used for making the hull of the c...
11"Kohau Wood UNDECIPHERED Antique Rapa Nui Easter Island Birdman Cult Tablet
I am selling my (mostly) ethnographic collection - it will take awhile. SHIPPING CHARGE IS FOR THE CONTINENTAL US. OTHER DESTINATIONS PLEASE INQUIRE. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS: THE QUOTED SHIPPING CHARGE IS WHAT I WILL PAY TO SHIP THE ITEM TO EBAY'S HUB IN KENTUCKY - EBAY WI...
SBK vintage woven Yam mask Abelam, Papua New Guinea
Being offered is a very nice old antique Bugis keris sword with a very large carved handle. This keris measures 17 1/2" in total length when measured in its scabbard. The large handle is of a person bent over with abstract bird like head and arms crossing over thei...
OLD ANTIQUE SUMATRAN BUGIS KERIS KRIS SWORD WITH LARGE HANDLE AND NICE BLADE
Dense Basalt stone. From the 2nd half 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear.The Marquesas Islands, monumental tiki ke’a carved in basalt “were incorporated into the massive stone platforms of me’ae (sacred ritual sites) or the houses of high-rankin...
7" Old Marquesan Stone Basalt Idol Ke’a Tiki Carving Marquesas Islands Polynesia
Old Dyak Bronze Charm Figure - INDONESIA - Early 20th Century Beautifully cast with nice, dark patina of age, dating from the 19th century, or earlier. Nicely detailed. Beautiful , varied patina of brown and dark red with areas of encrustation. Please examine photSos ca...
Old Dyak Bronze Charm Figure - INDONESIA - Early 20th Century
A Fine Sepik River Ancestor Figure - Papua New Guinea Early-Mid 20th CenturyWood, pigment, patina Height: 52.7cm (20.75in) PROVENANCE: Lloyd Morain Collection, Carmel, California, 1962 *Documentation on file and can accompany the artwork for historical conservation purp...
PACIFIC TRIBAL OLD SEPIK RIVER FIGURE PAPUA NEW GUINEA PNG EX MORAIN COLLECTION
I believe this is an old wooden headhunter shield from the Philippines. Ships with tracking. No returns.
Philippines Small Wood Headhunter Shield igorot kalinga ifuago warrior bontoc
Antique Islamic Dagger 1860-1880 c. Good condition, have mark on blade . Very harp . The wooden handle was adorned with precious stones (most stones are lost) ,the scabbard has original green skin ,as well as a silver salary that was with precious stones \ stones are lo...
Antique Islamic Dagger. 1860-1880
MAORI, PACIFIC ISLANDER 1930's HAND-CARVED WOODEN 'TAPU' BOX BY P.H. LEONARD OF ROTORUA NEW ZEALAND. FINELY CARVED, HINGED LID WITH STYLIZED FACE AND INSET PAUA EYES. A FULL PAPER LABEL IN THE INTERIOR FROM P.H. LEONARD.MEASUREMENTS 5 1/2" Long x 4" Wide and 1...
Vintage Maori "Tapu" Trinket Box, Carved Wood, Shell Eyes 1030s
Vintage Ornate Carved Wood Large Ceremonial Ladle from the Murik Lakes Region, Papua New Guinea. This wood ladle is attached to the handle with fiber and used in ceremonial rituals with women and rights of passage. The ladle has deep incised carving and relief work with...
Papua New Guinea Ladle Dipper Ritual Carved Wood Ladle Dipper
VINTAGE PAPUA NEW GUINEA SPIRIT MASK HOUSE PROTECTOR.VINTAGE CARVED WOOD SPECIMEN MEASURES APPROX 16.5" IN. LONG X 5" IN. WIDE.WOOD SPIRIT HOUSE MASK IS DECORATED WITH COWRIE SHELL EYES, SHELL EAR ORNAMENTS AND SHELL NOSE ORNAMENT ATTACHED WITH FIBER, AND, CAS...
VINTAGE PAPUA NEW GUINEA SPIRIT MASK HOUSE PROTECTOR c.1970's
Philippines Luzon Igorot Kalinga Tribal Filipino Headhunter Axe Laminated, hand forged blade
Philippines Luzon Igorot Kalinga Tribal Filipino Headhunter Axe w/Lamination
Up for sale is an old marquesan island idol or Ki'i carved in a dense basalt stone. It was purchased from an estate sale and was part of Richard kelton's personal collection of oceanic artifacts. It appears to show some age though it is most likely and early 20th centur...
Old Marquesan Stone Idol Ki'i Carving Marquesas
Old Wooden PNG Mask - NEW GUINEA - Collected 1970's Older mask from Papua New Guinea, carved from a single piece of wood. Long, nose or beak. Nicely carved details throughout. Nice, old patina. Fine age cracks throughout. Missing proper right ear (old loss). Slight dete...
Old Wooden PNG Mask - NEW GUINEA - Collected 1970's
I am selling my (mostly) ethnographic collection - it will take awhile. SHIPPING CHARGE IS FOR THE CONTINENTAL US. OTHER DESTINATIONS PLEASE INQUIRE. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS: THE QUOTED SHIPPING CHARGE IS WHAT I WILL PAY TO SHIP THE ITEM TO EBAY'S HUB IN KENTUCKY - EBAY WI...
SBK stone figure, Papua New Guinea
Untitled Document PLEASE VISIT MY OTHER AUCTIONS FOR ANTIQUE, VINTAGE OR COLLECTIBLE WEAPONS Scroll down for MANY pictures! Please give it some time, large files might take a while to load! You are bidding on an antique SUPERB Aboriginal Paiwan sword from Taiwan 19th ce...
Antique AMAZING Paiwan sword Taiwan Aboriginal people Formosa 19th
Nukuono Island Outrigger Canoe Model. Unique fishtail design. Carved on Nukunono Island, and sold at the market on Tokelau Island, in 1978. This canoe was part of an international ethnographic art collection. 17" length x 9" width x 2" tall
Nukuono Island Canoe Model
Historic original 1880s cabinet card shows a room filled with South Pacific artifacts and curios inside the home of an early Alhambra settler. Samoan clubs, a Fijian ula club, tapa cloth, spears, bows & arrows, a shield, coral, a taxidermy owl, etc. Period ink inscr...
ALHAMBRA CALIFORNIA DR. T.D. KELLOGG HOME FILLED w POLYNESIAN ARTIFACTS 1880s
Untitled Document PLEASE VISIT MY OTHER AUCTIONS FOR ANTIQUE, VINTAGE OR COLLECTIBLE WEAPONS Scroll down for MANY pictures! Please give it some time, large files might take a while to load! You are bidding on a vintage lot of two HUGE arrows from Torres Strait region. T...
Vintage lot of two HUGE arrows from Torres Strait region barbed tips spear club
My husband brought these back from New Guinea in 1964 and features eight carved arrows and one bow. All pieces are in great condition and will be packed carefully. Arrows measure 35 to 50” and the bow is 46" tall. Each arrow is different (Pictures 2 & 4 - 6 are...
Vintage Antique Papua New Guinea Bow & 8 hand made Bamboo Arrows
Asian Indonesian 19th C. Borneo Island DAYAK Sword
Asian Indonesian 19th C. Borneo Island DAYAK Sword
MALINOWSKI'S KIRIWINA FIELDWORK PHOTOGRAPHY 1915-1918 by Michael W. Young and published by the University of Chicago Press in 1998. 306 page hardcover in excellent condition with protective Brodart cover. Kiriwina, the largest of the Trobriand Islands in eastern Papua N...
MALINOWSKI'S KIRIWINA FIELDWORK PHOTOGRAPHY 1915-1918 TROBRIAND ISLANDS 1998
Antique Filipino Moro Kampilan w/a lite Waved Linear Lamination Pattern Weld Good blade with some oxidation over visible pattern weld has a small 1/3” of tip broken off Some age related wood loss at tip of pommel and on the guard Recent hemp cord rewrap on hilt handle
Antique Filipino Moro Kampilan w/a lite Waved Linear Lamination Pattern Weld
I bought ARTIFACTS from an estate in Massachsetts from a collector of high end Pacific Islands, Indonesian, Asian artifacts - The Robert Cornel Estate- collected from 1940-1990 if you are a collector who wants quality tribal art I will be listing all of these unique hig...
HUGE! DAYAK CARVED BOAR SKULL 12" PROV
Untitled Document PLEASE VISIT MY OTHER AUCTIONS FOR ANTIQUE, VINTAGE OR COLLECTIBLE WEAPONS Scroll down for MANY pictures! Please give it some time, large files might take a while to load! You are bidding on a vintage lot of nine various arrows from Torres Strait regio...
Vintage lot of nine arrows from Torres Strait carved barbed tips n spear club
A very beautiful Damascus blade Kriss Dagger with a beautifully carved exotic wood handle Kris DaggerThe sheath needs a repair as it comes apart shown in pic but could easy be repaired Keris is from Sumatra, Minangkabau
Antique Keris From Sumatra Damascus Dagger
A dynamically carved 19th Century club/dance paddle from the Massim Culture of Papua New Guinea. Well carved with lime powder inlay. About 26 inches long.
New Guinea Massim Culture Club
Antique Moro Datu Kris Sword w/Original Matching Scabbard
Antique Moro Datu Kris Sword w/Kakatau Pommel & Original Matching Scabbard
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