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    Posted 4 years ago

    kamikazeNx…
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    I know it's a long shot.. If anyone happens to know anything of this statue? It's wooden and heavy. Don't know the age or even if its something that was made currently or if it's the 'real deal' so to speak. Know what I mean?. Thanks for checking my posts.

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    1. artfoot artfoot, 4 years ago
      Just a guess - probably a chair and probably of African origin. I have no idea about the age but I love it.
    2. artfoot artfoot, 4 years ago
      I'm not really good about these things - it could probably be just as easily Micronesian.
    3. Manikin Manikin, 4 years ago
      ho2cultcha is good with this type of artifact and maybe would know what it is .
    4. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 4 years ago
      A head for the head.
    5. Manikin Manikin, 4 years ago
      bb2 lol
    6. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 4 years ago
      How about a sign for the head, Mani ?
    7. kamikazeNxt2theCosmos kamikazeNxt2theCosmos, 4 years ago
      Thanks for all the comments guys.. Although i dont understand what "a Head for a head" means or what a "sign for the head, mani" means either lol.
      Thanks Manikin for the info. I'll check into that. Much appreciated =)
    8. rocker-sd rocker-sd, 4 years ago
      It appears to be carved out of palm tree, very porous. My guess is South Pacific. Where was it found? Some close ups of the face, design panels and back of the chair would help.
    9. Manikin Manikin, 4 years ago
      Hi kamikazeNxt2theCosmos . I will explain that comment for you that bb2 put a head for a head . Not sure where you are located but in USA the toilet is often called "The Head " so it actually would mean a head on a toilet as the top of figure looks like a face . So head is toilet and bb2 is our fun guy we love him he keeps us on our toes . Does that help ?
    10. ho2cultcha ho2cultcha, 4 years ago
      i would just call them both 'tiki figures'. they both look interesting and i'd love to have them, but i can't see them well enough in your photos. i had a friend named Boomer in San Francisco who was an amazing carver of tikis and he made us a beautiful one for our house in the oakland hills. it was gorgeous! and Boomer was/is a very talented carver / sculptor! i've lost touch with him, but would love to find him again. take better pictures of your items - close-ups and use all 4 photo slots and tell us where these items were found and what they are made of and what sizes they are. i hope this helps...
    11. martika martika, 4 years ago
      Wow! Where did you find it?
    12. kamikazeNxt2theCosmos kamikazeNxt2theCosmos, 4 years ago
      washed up ashore after one of the many storms CA has had
    13. staggerlee staggerlee, 4 years ago
      Might be radioactive with that Japanese melt down.
      A lot of things have washed up to the west coast from there.
    14. Roycroftbooksfromme1, 4 years ago
      Well a few more storms and you might get a full set ...lol cool find
    15. kamikazeNxt2theCosmos kamikazeNxt2theCosmos, 4 years ago
      Hey everyone thanks for all your responses much help xoxo
    16. Celiene Celiene, 4 years ago
      Totally Polynesian. No doubt. I never find great stuff like that after storms! I'm near San Mateo coast.

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