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Art Objects - 5
A Japanese root wood vase
Contemplative vase with original liner.
Probably Meiji period (1868-1912)
36 x 25cm
$395 Incl. GST
Aboriginal Artifacts originally from the Atherton Collection.
(R) A very rare incised and painted West Australian fighting Club.
(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: 10cm, $495, Incl. GST. ON HOLD
Male and female: 9cm, $395 (each) Incl. GST. ON HOLD
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 during mining. They were preserved in a local museum.
Stalagmites grow approx. 1 cubic cm every 40 – 100 years therefore it's estimated this specimen is approx. 500,000 years old. 60-70 cm high.
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
Large Rock Crystal
A very large rock crystal
Approx 35 cm
Price: $2,450 Incl. GST
The Foot Bones from an Extinct New Zealand Moa
With original box and a wonderful provenance including a 1930's letter and photo from a London rare animal dealer discussing these bones.
*The flightless Moa stood 3.6 m tall and became extinct circa 1300
A very old large set of shark jaws from the Ceduna region of South Australia
70 cm heigh mounted on stand
$395 incl GST
A fossilized segment of a tibia from the extinct mammoth. Mammoths lived from around 4.8 million to 4500 years ago.
24 x 26cm (on stand)
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