Maori Canoe Baler
  • Maori Canoe Baler

Finely carved 19th Century Maori canoe bailer Oceanic Polynesian Art

 

 

Product Description

A Very rare and finely carved Maori canoe bailer
Carved with double Tiki heads from a outward protruding double neck handle
Provenance: Collected by Rev. Alfred Fairbrother, Baptist minister to the Maori, 1882-85
20 1/2″ long x 7 1/4″ wide 53 x 18.5 cm
Condition: minor wood split through middle front end otherwise fine
Period 19th century.
With custom display Stand.

 

Price: please contact

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