A 19thC Maori pa kahawai (trolling lure)

Estimate: $300 - $600

Lot Description

A 19thC Maori pa kahawai (trolling lure), the wooden back with paua shell lined face, the bone barb lashed with muka, length of muka to trolling end. L.100mm. Provenance: Ex. A private Auckland estate. Registered Y21184. Must be a registered collector to purchase.