Barbara Balgaard Indian Arts and Antiques
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Oceanic : Sculpture : Pre 1940 item #1155116
Adze hewn canoe backsplash with beautifully carved birds from Trobriand Islands, PNG. Carved from hard wood with a rich brown patina c. 1920-1930s. This piece was recently correctly dated by a well-known and highly respected Santa Fe, NM tribal arts dealer. This information may be obtained by email. A fine piece of tribal art. It measures 15" high x 11 1/2" at its widest point.