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SOOKA Interior - Fine, beautifully hand carved Maori Wheku and Tiki - Swordfish Tusk - Xiphias Gladius - Bone

Lot reference 30531505

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Indonesia - After 2000

Object: Fine, beautifully hand carved Maori Wheku and Tiki
Material: Swordfish Tusk - Xiphias Gladius - Bone
Manufacturer/ Brand: SOOKA Interior
Estimated Period: After 2000
Country of Origin: Indonesia
Condition: Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear

THE STORY
Swordfish bill/tusk hand carved with traditional Maori Wheku and Tiki carving. Wheku, meaning 'carved face', depicts the face of an ancestor. The Wheku is generally found at the apex of the gable on a Wharenui, the Maori meeting house, and symbolizes​ an important ancestor after whom the house was named. The eyes of this Maori have been decorated with abalone shell, adding striking detail and giving homage to Maori tradition.

THE DIMENSIONS
Length including stand: 95cm

THE SHIPPING
- The swordfish tusk will be sent with track and trace via DHL Parcel or DPD. You will receive the tracking code as soon as the parcel is dispatched. With this code, you can also follow the status and the location of your parcel, as well as the expected delivery date. You can find this information once you have your tracking code, by entering it under “Shipment number” on www.dhl.de
- If you have any questions on the status of your parcel, the current location, or the estimated date of delivery, it is recommended to DHL Parcel or DPD directly via Facebook messenger. An answer will be given within 24 hours. You can contact them here: https://www.facebook.com/dhlforyou/

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    Quick delivery! Article as described, top quality and perfectly packed. Excellent transaction. Thanks! See you again surely!
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    Objet très bien emballé et protégé.
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    Quick delivery! Article as described, top quality and perfectly packed. Excellent transaction. Thanks! See you again surely!
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    Fiel al anuncio.
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    Hi,

    Unfortunately, the box was delivered by DHL empty. in spite that there was a DHL tape around the package.
    please verify with dhl the issue and act accordingly.
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    very fast delivery, excellent quality product, you will bid more in the future
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    November 3, 2019

  • Beautiful piece! Packaged very well. Fast delivery.

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    Objet conforme et très beau. Fragile mais arrivé super bien emballé !
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    Vraiment bravo pour la qualité d'emballage de l'article. Encore plus joli que sur les photos. Sérieux, rapide et efficace. Je ne peux que recommander vivement ce vendeur.
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    Envío rápido. Embalaje cuidadoso y muy profesional.
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  • Perfect and as described. great addition to my collection.

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    Envoi rapide et soigné bonne description de l'objet, moi aussi j'ai eu le droit à ma petite araignée...... mais bon!!! très belle pièce.
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  • Nice swordfish tooth. As described. Safely wrapped and delivered

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    absolutly stuning piece..very happy with purchase..
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