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LOT 61

Lot 61

Massim Figural Carved Ebony Lime Spatula, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea, 19th/early 20th century

Massim Figural Carved Ebony Lime Spatula, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea, 19th/early 20th century
Lot 61 Details
Massim Figural Carved Ebony Lime Spatula, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea, 19th/early 20th century

length 9.75 in — 24.8 cm

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $1,680
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Massim Figural Carved Ebony Lime Spatula, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea, 19th/early 20th century
  • Massim Figural Carved Ebony Lime Spatula, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea, 19th/early 20th century

CONDITION DETAILS

Minor loss to right edge of the blade.

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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