This is a Fabulous Painted Beige an Red Dance Wand from the Tolai Tribal People of East new Britain. Painted wooden Paddles such as this are carried by the Tolai people during dances and ceremonial performances. The dance wand form one part of the Tolai ceremonial paraphernalia that is collectively known as Pokopoko. This Tolai Dance Paddle is a wonderful part of the Oceanic culture and would compliment your collection or home.
Mid-20th Century One of a Kind. COMES ON A STAND Shows age and use 46.5 Inches Tall 4 1/4 Inches Wide Handle 8 Inches Long X 2 Inches Wide AT BACARA WE STAND BEHIND ALL OF OUR MERCHANDISE. YOUR SATISFACTION IS OUR MAIN GOAL, AND WE THANK YOU FOR SHOPPING AT BACARA. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Pacific Islands & Oceania".The seller is "bacara-online" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.