Fijian War Clubs

Fijian War Clubs

Fijian War Clubs Fiji has more styles of native weapons than anywhere else in the Pacific. This is a testament to the fact that Fiji was beset by a long history of warfare and rampant ceremonial cannibalism. There are approximately thirty distinct and diverse types of...
Tribal Bowls from the Pacific Islands

Tribal Bowls from the Pacific Islands

Tribal Bowls from the Pacific Islands The vast majority of Tribal wooden bowls from the Pacific Islands are not worth very much. There are however some notable exceptions. This article looks at Tribal wooden bowls from the Pacific that are collectible as pieces of...
Solomon Island Art

Solomon Island Art

Solomon Island Art Old Solomon Island Art is valuable and very collectible especially pieces made for indigenous use and not for sale to tourists. The best-known piece of Pacific Islands art from the Solomon Island is the Nguzunguzu canoe prow. The Solomon Islands do...
Tribal Headrests

Tribal Headrests

Tribal headrests from the Pacific Islands This article looks at the various different types of tribal headrests from the Pacific Islands. It has lots of images to help readers identify where a tribal headrest comes from and what it is worth. Some tribal headrests are...
New Guinea Masks

New Guinea Masks

New Guinea Masks Papua New Guinea Masks come in various types. Types vary mainly depending on the region/tribe they come from. This article is to help the reader identify where in New Guinea their tribal mask is from by giving examples and pictures of the different...
Sepik Masks : Faces of the River

Sepik Masks : Faces of the River

Sepik Masks : Faces of the Sepik Sepik Masks from Papua New Guinea come in various styles. Styles vary depending on the specific region they come from. The best known Sepik mask come from the Lower Sepik and Middle Sepik. This article is to help the reader identify...