GROUP OF 19TH C. SAMOAN BARBED SPEARS

Origin:    (Provenance: Ex. Collection Robert Clayton Tulip, United Kingdom.  By descent through the family.  Acquired in the 19th century.)

Period/Date:  19th century

Materials:   Medium hardwood

Description:  (scroll down)  These spears with carefully formed barb clusters are some of the most sculptural pieces in Polynesia.  Custom stands may be ordered for an additional fee. 

Dimensions:   scroll down

Priced individually or sold as a group for:  $1800      Currency Conversion      FREE SHIPPING With (Buy Now) Feature!

 

 

Spear "A"  Good condition, nice intact and well-formed barbs.  Shaft is not cut.  33.5" by 1.5" wide $900

              

 


 

Spear "B"  Separation in the shaft, well-formed barbs with minor losses.  Shaft is cut.  26.5" by 1.5" wide  $500

                            

 


 

Spear "C"  Tip is mended with old nail, Some chips and loss on barbs.  Shaft is cut.  33 5/8 long by 1.5" wide.  $600

                          

 

Spear "C"

 

 

 

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