SOLOMON ISLANDS TRIBAL ART

The tribal art of the Solomon Islands makes extensive use of carved timber
with shell inlays to produce an art form that is both distinctive and beautiful.

Rare inlaid bowl.

         

Ebony dolphin, Solomon Islands.

Nose plug and talisman, Solomon Islands.

Rare Solomon Islands wealth sculpture.

Solomon Islands shell money arm band.

Inlaid warrior figure.

Canoe prow, 1890.

Solomon Islands necklace.

Coconut wood comb.

Dance paddle blades, Buka, Solomon Islands.

Solomon Islands Postcards and Picture Galleries
 
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