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Oceanic Art

Pair of Solomon Island Parrying Shields, Oceanic Art, Tribal Art, Ethnographic, South Pacific, , late 19th century

Wood
49 1/4 × 19 1/4 × 1 in
125.1 × 48.9 × 2.5 cm
This is a unique work.
$3,800
location
Palos Verdes Estates
Certificate
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Provenance
Michael Hamson
Palos Verdes Estates
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These elegant parrying shields come from San Cristobal Island, Solomon Islands. These were used to …

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These elegant parrying shields come from San Cristobal Island, Solomon Islands. These were used to ward off spears in battle. Both have old patinas and the class W motif at the junction of the blade and handle. Beautiful and authentic pieces of Oceanic tribal art.

Medium
Sculpture
Condition
Excellent
Certificate of authenticity
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Frame
Not included
Manufacturer
Oceanic artist
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Michael Hamson
Palos Verdes Estates
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These elegant parrying shields come from San Cristobal Island, Solomon Islands. These were used to …

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These elegant parrying shields come from San Cristobal Island, Solomon Islands. These were used to ward off spears in battle. Both have old patinas and the class W motif at the junction of the blade and handle. Beautiful and authentic pieces of Oceanic tribal art.

Medium
Sculpture
Condition
Excellent
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Not included
Manufacturer
Oceanic artist

Oceanic Art

Pair of Solomon Island Parrying Shields, Oceanic Art, Tribal Art, Ethnographic, South Pacific, , late 19th century

Wood
49 1/4 × 19 1/4 × 1 in
125.1 × 48.9 × 2.5 cm
This is a unique work.
$3,800
location
Palos Verdes Estates
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
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