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Kon Tiki Restaurant (Sheraton Hotel), Cleveland, OH (restaurant)
Swanky
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Joined: Apr 03, 2002
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From: Hapa Haole Hideaway, TN
Posted: 2013-03-13 08:18 am   Permalink

Great find! Do you own them, or just find them? Would be hard to find a use for them. The handles look great. Can you get a better image?

 
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Dustycajun
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Joined: Nov 16, 2007
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From: Santa Barbara, CA
Posted: 2013-03-13 09:55 am   Permalink

Tiki David,

Looks like the same doors at the Kon Tiki in Montreal.



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TIKI DAVID
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Joined: Apr 07, 2004
Posts: 1961
From: North Coast/ DEAD
Posted: 2013-03-14 06:27 am   Permalink

Quote:

On 2013-03-13 09:55, Dustycajun wrote:
Tiki David,

Looks like the same doors at the Kon Tiki in Montreal.



DC



Yes the do seem to be the same doors,in the drawing,
but in any of the photos I've seen,the doors are not clearly seen.
(this does not mean clearer photos do not exist,just that I have not seen them.)
Since ,Montreal & Cleveland were built about the same time,could this just be a artistic conception of what the Montreal location would/could /should look like?
The reason I ask is ,IF I should choose to sell these,would I be out of line
saying they are, "the only ones known to exist"/"one of a kind"/"very rare"?
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Hale Tiki
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Joined: Oct 19, 2004
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From: Pittsburgh
Posted: 2013-03-14 06:47 am   Permalink

I'm sorry, TWENTY MORE PANELS?!?!

 
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TIKI DAVID
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From: North Coast/ DEAD
Posted: 2013-03-14 08:25 am   Permalink

Quote:

On 2013-03-14 06:47, Hale Tiki wrote:
I'm sorry, TWENTY MORE PANELS?!?!


not quite sure,but what exactly are you sorry about?
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TIKI DAVID
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From: North Coast/ DEAD
Posted: 2013-03-14 4:05 pm   Permalink

Twenty more panels;

























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Hale Tiki
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Joined: Oct 19, 2004
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From: Pittsburgh
Posted: 2013-03-14 4:09 pm   Permalink

That's amazing. Absolutely amazing. They're beautiful. Wow. Don't know how you did it, but good on ya for tracking them down. Wow.

 
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TIKI DAVID
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From: North Coast/ DEAD
Posted: 2013-03-14 4:15 pm   Permalink

I've been working on this for 8 years.



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tikilongbeach
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Joined: Aug 05, 2011
Posts: 1186
From: Long Beach, CA via Dallas, TX
Posted: 2013-04-29 8:04 pm   Permalink

This is probably already posted somewhere on TC, but I couldn't find it. 3 of the carved tikis are in the pool atrium at the now Cleveland Rennaisance Hotel.









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