Art of the South Seas
10 Feb 2013, starting at 13:00 PST.

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Large Bowl, Hawaiian Islands
Sold for US$ 10,625 inc. premium
LOTS
 of 106
  • Lot 1
    Force, Roland and Maryanne Force, "Art and Artifacts of the 18th Century," British Museum Press, Honolulu, HI, 1968
    Sold for US$ 162 inc. premium

  • Lot 2
    Brigham, William T., "An Index to the Islands of the Pacific Ocean; A handbook on the Chart of the Walls of the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum of Polynesian Ethnology and Natural History", Bishop Museum Press, 1900
    US$ 400 - 600
    €290 - 430

  • Lot 3
    Lot of Two Books on Oceanic Art:
    Sold for US$ 750 inc. premium

  • Lot 4
    Dahlgren, E.W., "Were the Hawaiian Islands Visited by the Spaniards Before Their Discovery by Captain Cook in 1778", Stockholm, 1916
    Sold for US$ 375 inc. premium

  • Lot 5
    Rare French Exhibition Poster
    "ART D'OCÉANIE"
    Andrée Olive
    Paris, Juin - Juillet 1948
    US$ 1,200 - 1,800
    €870 - 1,300

  • Lot 6
    Aboriginal Throwing Club, Australia
    Sold for US$ 437 inc. premium

  • Lot 7Y
    Aboriginal Pendant, Australia
    Sold for US$ 2,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 11
    Ngaju Dayak Ancestral Guardian Figure, Central Kalimantan, Borneo
    Sold for US$ 5,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 12Y
    Kayan Dayak Chief's Bowl, East Kalimantan, Borneo
    Sold for US$ 1,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 13Y
    Shaman's Ceremonial Staff, Toba Peoples, Batak, North Sumatra
    Sold for US$ 1,875 inc. premium

  • Lot 14Y
    Luzon Figural Arm Ornament, Northern Luzon, Philippines
    Sold for US$ 437 inc. premium

  • Lot 15Y
    Timor Spoon, Lesser Sundas
    Sold for US$ 525 inc. premium

  • Lot 16Y
    Armband, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 400 inc. premium

  • Lot 17Y
    Kundu Drum, Lake Sentani, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 625 inc. premium

  • Lot 18
    Suspension Hook, Middle Sepik River Area, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 875 inc. premium

  • Lot 19Y
    Kundu Drum, Lower Sepik River, Papua New Guinea
    US$ 600 - 800
    €430 - 580

  • withdrawn
    Lot 20Y
    Three Breast Ornaments, New Ireland
    US$ 1,200 - 1,800
    €870 - 1,300

  • withdrawn
    Lot 21Y
    Breast Ornament, Admiralty Island
    US$ 1,000 - 1,500
    €720 - 1,100

  • Lot 22
    Trobriand Islands Sword Club, Massim Area, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 1,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 23
    Long Club, Massim Area, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 1,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 24Y
    Two Composite Fish Hooks, Papua New Guinea
    US$ 1,000 - 1,500
    €720 - 1,100

  • Lot 25Y
    Three Pectoral Ornaments, Middle Sepik River Area, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 500 inc. premium

  • Lot 26
    Massim Canoe Bailer, Kiriwina Island, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 2,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 27Y
    Yam Mask and Two Ceremonial Body Ornaments, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 1,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 28
    Male Spirit Mask, Turubu Village, Coastal Sepik River, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 1,625 inc. premium

  • Lot 29Y
    Currency Ring, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 1,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 30
    Trobriand Islands Spatula, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 1,187 inc. premium

  • Lot 31Y
    Five Arm Ornaments, Coastal Sepik Area, Papua New Guinea
    US$ 600 - 800
    €430 - 580

  • Lot 32
    Mask, Murik Lakes Area, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 500 inc. premium

  • Lot 33Y
    Mask, Madang Province, Ramu River Coast, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 3,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 34
    Hafted Adze, Cenderwash/Geelvink Bay, Papua New Guinea
    US$ 1,500 - 2,000
    €1,100 - 1,400

  • Lot 35
    Male Figure, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 3,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 36
    Spirit Board, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 4,375 inc. premium

  • Lot 37Y
    Rare Saw Fish Weapon, Nukuoro Atoll, Caroline Islands
    Sold for US$ 3,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 38Y
    Navigational Chart, Marshall Islands
    Sold for US$ 8,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 39
    Canoe and Bailer, Namorik Atoll, Marshall Islands
    Sold for US$ 6,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 40
    Rare Coconut Grater, Tikopia Island
    Sold for US$ 3,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 41Y
    Miniature Coconut-Grating Stool, Nukuoro Atoll, Caroline Islands
    Sold for US$ 812 inc. premium

  • Lot 42Y
    Important and Rare Woman's Valuable, Belau (Palau), Caroline Islands
    Sold for US$ 11,875 inc. premium

  • Lot 43Y
    Collection of 13 fishhooks, 3 fishhook making tools and 3 fishhook blanks, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 4,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 44
    Ancient Round Grooved Sinker, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 1,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 45Y
    Octopus/Squid Lure, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 8,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 46
    Large Round Platter, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 6,875 inc. premium

  • Lot 47
    Bowl with Olona Netting, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 6,875 inc. premium

  • Lot 48
    Bowl, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 5,625 inc. premium

  • Lot 49
    Bowl, Maui Island, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 1,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 50
    Large Bowl, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 10,625 inc. premium

  • Lot 51
    Two Monarchy-Era Bowl Lids, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 1,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 52
    Large Bowl, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 5,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 53
    Large Bowl, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 6,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 54
    Ancient Stirrup Pounder, Kauai Island, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 2,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 55
    Ring Pounder, Kauai Island, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 4,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 56Y
    Knobbed Pounder, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 4,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 57
    Knobbed Pounder, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 2,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 58
    Massive Knobbed Pounder, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 5,375 inc. premium

  • Lot 59
    Rare Pipe, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 562 inc. premium

  • Lot 60
    Three Game Disks, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 275 inc. premium

  • Lot 61
    Three Ancient Sling Stones, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 375 inc. premium

  • Lot 62
    Large Adze, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 4,375 inc. premium

  • Lot 63
    Exceptional Thin and Large Adze, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 7,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 64
    Two Adzes, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 400 inc. premium

  • Lot 65Y
    Necklace, Hawaiian Islands
    US$ 1,200 - 1,800
    €870 - 1,300

  • Lot 66
    Priest's Bowl, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 875 inc. premium

  • Lot 67
    Dagger, Hawaiian Islands
    US$ 6,000 - 9,000
    €4,300 - 6,500

  • Lot 68Y
    Kahili Handle, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 3,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 69
    Kapa Beater, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 1,062 inc. premium

  • Lot 70
    Kapa Beater, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 1,062 inc. premium

  • Lot 71
    Wood tool for making Tapa cloth
    Sold for US$ 2,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 72
    Important and Rare Collection of Decorated Barkcloth, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 25,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 73
    Fine and Rare Barkcloth, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 4,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 74
    Kava Cup, Marquesas Islands
    Sold for US$ 9,375 inc. premium

  • Lot 75
    Large Fish God Image, Marquesas Islands
    Sold for US$ 3,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 76Y
    Head Ornament, Marquesas Island
    Sold for US$ 5,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 77
    Club, Marquesas Island
    Sold for US$ 43,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 78
    Chief's Food Bowl, Society Islands
    Sold for US$ 4,375 inc. premium

  • Lot 79Y
    Three Shell Necklaces, Tahiti, Society Islands
    Sold for US$ 1,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 80Y
    Fishhook, Tahiti, Society Islands
    Sold for US$ 2,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 81
    Pounder, Tahiti, Society Islands
    Sold for US$ 475 inc. premium

  • Lot 82
    God Figure, Tahiti, Society Islands
    Sold for US$ 6,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 83
    Lidded Container, Tokelau Atolls
    US$ 600 - 900
    €430 - 650

  • Lot 84
    Barkcloth, Samoa Islands
    Sold for US$ 1,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 85Y
    Maori Long Club/Fighting Staff, New Zealand
    Sold for US$ 3,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 86Y
    Maori Fish Hook, New Zealand
    Sold for US$ 1,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 87Y
    Maori Lure Hook, New Zealand
    Sold for US$ 1,375 inc. premium

  • Lot 88
    Seven Carte de Vistes of Maori Peoples, New Zealand, ca. 1860s
    Sold for US$ 562 inc. premium

  • Lot 89
    Throwing Club, Fiji Islands
    Sold for US$ 1,062 inc. premium

  • Lot 90Y
    Maori Hand Club, New Zealand
    Sold for US$ 1,875 inc. premium

  • Lot 91Y
    Maori Hand Club, New Zealand
    Sold for US$ 3,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 92
    Rare Maori Long Club/Fighting Staff, New Zealand
    Sold for US$ 4,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 93
    Barkcloth, Tonga Islands
    Sold for US$ 687 inc. premium

  • Lot 94Y
    Unsual Scrimshaw with Portrait of a Maori Chief
    Sold for US$ 2,750 inc. premium

  • withdrawn
    Lot 95Y
    Large Neck Pendant, Fiji Islands
    US$ 2,000 - 3,000
    €1,400 - 2,200

  • Lot 96Y
    Chief's necklace with hanging "Tabua"
    Sold for US$ 687 inc. premium

  • Lot 97
    Two Barkcloths, Fiji Islands
    Sold for US$ 5,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 98Y
    Headrest, Tonga Island
    Sold for US$ 37,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 99
    Fine Paddle Club, Tongan Islands
    US$ 4,000 - 6,000
    €2,900 - 4,300

  • Lot 100
    Pole Club, Tongan Islands
    Sold for US$ 2,375 inc. premium

  • Lot 101Y
    Extremely Fine Pole Club, Fiji Islands
    Sold for US$ 8,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 102
    Fine Paddle Club, Tongan Islands
    US$ 4,000 - 6,000
    €2,900 - 4,300

  • Lot 103
    Paddle, Austral Islands
    Sold for US$ 12,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 104
    Spear, Austral Islands
    Sold for US$ 15,625 inc. premium

  • Lot 105
    Long Club, Niue
    US$ 8,000 - 12,000
    €5,800 - 8,700

  • Lot 106
    Important and Rare Pole Club, Rarotonga, Cook Islands
    Sold for US$ 68,500 inc. premium

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