Gilbert Island shark tooth sword, 19th-early 20th century

$950.00 AUD

Rare Shark-tooth Sword, the carved shaft with carefully mounted double row of shark’s teeth secured in place by a masterful arrangement of coconut fibre cord, the handle with woven cane decoration.

19th or earlier 20th century

Excellent condition with minor signs of age, a toot missing one side, mounted on a bespoke metal & wood stand.

76.5cm

 

 

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