Lot 140: An Exceptionally Carved Trobriand Islands Dance Paddle

An exceptionally carved Trobriand Islands Dance Paddle. Milne Bay Province. The fine well patinated paddle, of enormous form with large flared end, with intricate incised designs and white infill, avian design elements to each end. An exceptional example. Length 84"
Provenance: Ex. Montreal Collection
Ex. John Friede Collection

Price Realized: $1,400

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