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Help Identify, What Is This, Is This A? Thread
danlovestikis
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Posted: 2015-06-21 3:37 pm   Permalink

Tumatauenga who posted just above my post is the person I bought it from. Now that's a real coincidence. I hope there is some information out there. Wendy


 
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Atomic Tiki Punk
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From: Costa Misery
Posted: 2015-06-21 3:43 pm   Permalink

Wendy, you got that to show how much better your work is!

 
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nomeus
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Posted: 2015-06-23 5:14 pm   Permalink

is this really from south pacific in florida?





got it on ebay 9.99...seems like a steal
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danlovestikis
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Posted: 2015-06-23 9:04 pm   Permalink

ATP, thank you. Someday I'll make a cannibal mug. Meanwhile we needed a few for Dan's collection. Wendy
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Bay Park Buzzy
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From: West Bay Park, San Diego, CA
Posted: 2015-06-23 10:57 pm   Permalink

Quote:

On 2015-06-23 17:14, nomeus wrote:
is this really from south pacific in florida?






I think it's from here:

South Pacific, Arlington, VA

I sold a few of them in the past for $20-30.
Buzzy Out!
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Pittsburgh pauly
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From: Pittsburgh
Posted: 2015-06-27 11:13 am   Permalink

Had this guy for awhile. Any ideas?!


Here's the reverses. Even weirder.

Eyebrows?
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nomeus
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Posted: 2015-06-30 8:12 pm   Permalink

Quote:

On 2015-06-23 22:57, Bay Park Buzzy wrote:
Quote:

On 2015-06-23 17:14, nomeus wrote:
is this really from south pacific in florida?






I think it's from here:

South Pacific, Arlington, VA

I sold a few of them in the past for $20-30.
Buzzy Out!





thanks man!!




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Biotron2000
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From: Bakersfield, California
Posted: 28 days ago; 6:29 pm   Permalink

I got this at a yard sale. The twine was wrapped around it by me for hanging. I don't know anything about it, other than it was carved by "one of the guys that works for Disney." I'm pretty sure it's not too old, but I have no way of telling. Any ideas out there?







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Bay Park Buzzy
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Posted: 28 days ago; 7:22 pm   Permalink

Looks like Oceanic Arts Catalog #310 Tahitian Ceremonial Paddle

http://www.oceanicarts.net/oa_cat-wall-decor-all.htm

Buzzy Out!
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Atomic Tiki Punk
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From: Costa Misery
Posted: 28 days ago; 7:56 pm   Permalink

Buzzy hits the mark.

 
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Biotron2000
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Posted: 28 days ago; 11:37 pm   Permalink

Thank you!

 
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tikitonyd
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Posted: 20 days ago; 6:20 pm   Permalink

Alright... found these at an antique store. These carved shot / cordial glasses have no markings at all... any info about 'em? Can't find anything at all online...









 
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woofmutt
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From: Seattilite Telstar
Posted: 19 days ago; 4:34 pm   Permalink

[quote]
On 2015-06-27 11:13, Pittsburgh pauly wrote:
Had this guy for awhile. Any ideas?!


Pretty sure I came across some of these years ago being sold with similar sized idols and symbols as good luck charms or pieces to put in fetish bags which were sort of a new age/pagan trend in the 90s.
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swizzle
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Joined: Jun 03, 2007
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From: Melbourne,Australia
Posted: 2 days ago; 10:23 pm   Permalink

A friend picked this up today when we went to an antique store in Chandler, AZ. Approx. 4' tall with no markings and looks quite weathered. The store rang the seller to ask if he had any information about it and all he said was that it was local. Does this look familiar to anyone. Who may have carved it and/or if it came from a now defunct bar at all?



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