Multi-Barbed War Spear, gadregadre, Fiji Islands
Lot 144
Multi-Barbed War Spear, gadregadre, Fiji Islands
Sold for US$ 2,750 inc. premium
Auction Details
Oceanic Art San Francisco
11 Feb 2012 7:00 PST

Auction 20157
Lot Details
Multi-Barbed War Spear, gadregadre, Fiji Islands
height 45 1/8in (114.5cm)
finely carved from very dense ironwood with rows of barbs; fine, dark-brown patina (cut down from original length).

Provenance:
Finch & Co, London
Private Collection, France
Private American Collection

Cf. Clunie (1986: fig 160) for the type.
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  1. Fredric Backlar
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