Rare Canoe Paddle, Hawaiian Islands
Lot 58
Rare Canoe Paddle, Hawaiian Islands
US$ 4,000 - 6,000
€2,900 - 4,300
Auction Details
Lot Details
Rare Canoe Paddle, Hawaiian Islands
hoe
Wood
length 56 1/2in (143.5cm)

PROVENANCE
Old Hilo Family Collection, Hawaii

The present work is similar to the paddles depicted in John Webber's drawing shown below. It appears to be stone carved and is most likely from the same period.
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Contacts
  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
    Bonhams
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