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Maori Feather Box (New Zealand, Polynesia), ca. 19th century

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18 3/4 in
47.6 cm
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New York
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Tambaran
New York
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These beautiful incised boxes stored rare and valuable heirlooms that were passed down through …

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These beautiful incised boxes stored rare and valuable heirlooms that were passed down through generations in ruling high-class families. Virtuosic carvings wrap around the underside of the box which was designed to be admired from below.

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New York
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These beautiful incised boxes stored rare and valuable heirlooms that were passed down through …

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These beautiful incised boxes stored rare and valuable heirlooms that were passed down through generations in ruling high-class families. Virtuosic carvings wrap around the underside of the box which was designed to be admired from below.

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Other
Unknown Artist
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Unknown Artist

Maori Feather Box (New Zealand, Polynesia), ca. 19th century

Wood
18 3/4 in
47.6 cm
Contact For Price
Location
New York
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
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