Fish Hook, Murray Island, Torres Straits
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Fish Hook, Murray Island, Torres Straits
Sold for US$ 600 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Fish Hook, Murray Island, Torres Straits
height 1 1/4in (3cm)
finely carved out of turtle shell (Chelonioidea mydas).

Provenance:
James Malone, Hawaii

An exquisite example from the late 19th or earlier century.
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  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
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