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122

South Andaman Islands, late 19th/early 20th century | Bow

ReservesUK: Greenford Park WarehouseVAT applies to buyers outside the UK

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 GBP

South Andaman Islands, late 19th/early 20th century | Bow

South Andaman Islands, late 19th/early 20th century | Bow

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 GBP

Lot sold:

4,410

GBP

South Andaman Islands

late 19th/early 20th century

Bow


wood

mounted on a stand

173cm. high; 68in.

This sculptural form is generally good. There is patina to the grip. There are typical minor losses to each pointed end. The stand is generally good with some old marks.




"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

‘Please note that where the buyer is from within the UK the lot is sold with no VAT symbol. Where the buyer resides outside the UK the lot is invoiced as if it bore the “†” symbol.’
c.f., Living Races of Mankind, Vol. 1, pub. Hutchinson & Co., London, circa 1910, p.318