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Art Objects - 5
A Japanese root wood vase
Contemplative vase with original liner.
Probably Meiji period (1868-1912)
$445 Incl. GST
Aboriginal Artifacts originally from the Atherton Collection.
(R) A very rare incised and painted West Australian fighting Club. Price: $2,250
(L) An incised W.A. Woomera with stone chisel and lovely old patina.
Price:$1,850 Incl. GST
New Zealand Kauri Gum Maoris
A very rare group of late nineteenth century New Zealand semi-focilised Kauri Gum portraits busts depicting Maoris. One possibilty of the depiction of Chief Mete Kingi.
Chief Mete Kingi: $495 Incl. GST
Male and female: $395 (each) Incl. GST
A Capuchin monkey skull
The small Capuchin monkey is found in Central
and South America
Price: $250 Incl. GST
Stalagmites and Stalactites
This rare collection of Stalagmites and Stalactites came from the Waitomo region of New Zealand and were obtained when parts of the caves were destroyed in mining for Ajax They were preserved in a local museum.
Stalagmites grow approx. 1 cubic cm every 40 – 100 years.
60-70 cm high = approx age of 500,000 years.
Price: $295 to $3,500 Incl. GST
Chinese Scholar’s Rock
Chinese Scholars have used these rocks as a focus for meditation of religious or philosophic principles since the Song Dynasty. They serve as a tool for contemplation prior to such activities as poetry
writing or painting.
Price: $1,250 Incl. GST
This large fragment of meteorite landed at the Henbury site, 150 kilometres southwest of Alice Springs, over 4,500 years ago.
Certificates from University of Queensland.
$2,250 Incl. GST
Large Rock Crystal
A very large rock crystal
approx 35 cm
Price: $2,450 Incl. GST
A fossilized segment of a tibia from the extinct mammoth. Mammoths lived from around 4.8 million to 4500 years ago.
Price: $895 Incl. GST