Ceremonial Dancing Paddle
Santa Cruz, Temotu Province, Solomon Islands
Ca. 19th century
H: 80.5 in x W: 5.25 in :: 204.5 cm x 13.3 cm
Designed as an abstract composition representing elements of the bonito fish, the frigate bird and anthropomorphic human-like parts. Shaft ends a phallic-like grip guard. Superb old example, ex-old collection, New Zealand.
Inventory # 104526
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