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December 13, 2013

Silver and Decorative Arts Highlights from December 14 Sale

The December 14 Art, Antiques and Jewelry Auction includes a large selection of silver and decorative arts, including a gorgeous Martele silver bowl and examples of Reed and Barton's popular "Diamond Pattern" flatware and hollowware. MORE

Single Owner Oceanic & African Tribal Art Auction

May 08, 2010

Lot: 62Lot: 64

Large Oceanic finely carved wooden feast bowl, Tami Island, Huon Gulf, Northeastern New Guinea,
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Large Oceanic finely carved wooden feast bowl, Tami Island, Huon Gulf, Northeastern New Guinea,
LOT 63

Large Oceanic finely carved wooden feast bowl, Tami Island, Huon Gulf, Northeastern New Guinea,



Estimate: $400.00 - $1,200.00
Realized: $200

Large Oceanic finely carved wooden feast bowl, Tami Island, Huon Gulf, Northeastern New Guinea, circa 1930's.
Provenance: Collected in a Kombe village, north coast of New Britain.
Literature: Anthony Meyer, "Oceanic Art", 1995, plate 165; Lee Parsons, "Ritual Arts of the South Seas", St. Louis Art Museum, 1975, plate 146. 33"L.