Furniture & Works of Art

Woolley and Wallis Salisbury Salerooms Ltd
Castle Street 51-61
SP1 3SU Salisbury Wiltshire
United Kingdom
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Date of the auction: 11.01.2011

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A pair of curved oval ivory rests

A pair of curved oval ivory rests, the underside with later incised flower stem, 5.25in (13.5cm) l. (2

Lot #: 446

Estimate: £50 - £100

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A susani type tent hanging

A susani type tent hanging, 45in (114cm) l, a carved wood staff with female terminal, a knob-kerie, an ivory tusk carved a male head, a carved wood and polychrome mask, an Ostrich egg blown, and a tusk tip. (7

Lot #: 447

Estimate: £50 - £100

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A Cameroon beadwork lizard wall hanging

A Cameroon beadwork lizard wall hanging, 55.5in (141cm) l, a Chokwe carved mask and another mask with cowrie shell eyes. (3

Lot #: 448

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A Papua New Guinea carved and polychrome decorated mask

A Papua New Guinea carved and polychrome decorated mask, with cowrie eyes, 12in (30.5cm) h, and an Ivory Coast slit drum, with mask terminal handle, the sides carved lizards. (2

Lot #: 449

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A mid 19th century Maori quarter staff

A mid 19th century Maori quarter staff, taiaha, with a carved pointed tip to a tapering shaft with flattened end, with an applied brass plaque inscribed 'MEMENTO OF NEW ZEALAND WAR, PTE CHARLES EASTERBROOK, ROYAL MARINE LIGHT INFANTRY, H.M.S. CALLIOPE, 1847', 60in (152.5cm) l

Lot #: 450

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A 19th century Maori quarter staff

A 19th century Maori quarter staff, taiaha, with a carved pointed tip having haliotis shell eyes, reverse missing, to a tapering shaft with flattened end, 56.75in (144cm) l

Lot #: 451

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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Five Maori nephrite ear pendants

Five Maori nephrite ear pendants, kapeu, New Zealand, four of slender form and one of adze shape, all pierced for suspension, 3.75in (9.6cm) l, max. (5) Provenance: Mark Dineley

Lot #: 452

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A Maori greenstone pendant

A Maori greenstone pendant, hei tiki, New Zealand, with carved features and haliotis eyes, one missing, pierced for suspension, 4in (9.7cm) l. Provenance: Mark Dineley

Lot #: 453

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A Maori greenstone pendant

A Maori greenstone pendant, hei tiki, New Zealand, of slightly curved form, with carved features and red wax enhanced eyes, pierced for suspension, 3.5in (9cm) l. Provenance: Mark Dineley

Lot #: 454

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A Maori nephrite pendant

A Maori nephrite pendant, hei tiki, New Zealand, with carved featues and red wax enhanced eyes, pierced for suspension, with a leather and bone strap, 3.75in (9.2cm) l. Provenance: Mark Dineley

Lot #: 455

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A Maori greenstone pendant

A Maori greenstone pendant, hei tiki, New Zealand, with carved features and red wax enhanced eyes, worn, pierced for suspension, 4.5in (11.4cm) l. Provenance: Mark Dineley

Lot #: 456

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A Maori feather box and cover

A Maori feather box and cover, waka huia, New Zealand, with allover carved scrollwork, rauponga, decoration, with a tiki mask handle to either end, the lid with stylized interlocking figure lifts, 15.75in (39.7cm) w. Old repairs and alterations. Provenance: Mark Dineley

Lot #: 457

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 11 Jan 2011