A 19thC Maori carved Kumete

Estimate: $3,600

Lot Description

A 19thC Maori carved Kumete, the figure supported bowl of oval form with flat rim, the front figure with clasped hands and extended tongue, finely carved, the larger figure to the other end of larger form, arms extended back towards the rim, the scrolling broad detail with notched carved highlights, evidence of age. L.390mm, H.170mm. Reg. Y20951.