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Live Auction

Tribal, Jewelry, Art, Coins, and Asian

Sat, Sep 16, 2023 01:00PM EDT
Lot 200

Two New Guinea Canoe Rudders

Estimate: $200 - $400

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
Likely Huon region in origin, the larger of these two pieces measures approximately 99" long and 7 3/4" wide at its widest point. This piece also features red paint at the handle portion (wearing in spots). The smaller piece measures 82" long and 11 3/4" wide at its widest point. Both pieces exhibit wear consistent with age in the form of chips, cracks and splinters in the wood. From the collection of a world traveler of 45+ years who has circumnavigated the globe via sailboat. Large, heavy shipping items. Please inquire regarding shipping rates prior to bidding. Keywords: Papua New Guinea, Markham River, tribal, navigation