Cordys

A hardwood carved, Papua New Guinea ceremonial paddle

Estimate: $600 - $800


Lot Description

A hardwood carved, Papua New Guinea ceremonial paddle, used in PNG Independence Day performances Sept 16, 1975, on stage with Prince Charles (Queen's representative) and Gough Whitlam (Australian PM), et al. With carved figure either side of the blade/shaft union and another at the shaft terminal. L.1500mm