Moai Kavakava Chile, Easter Isl Rapa Nui Style Wood Carved Ancestral Male Figure
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Moai Kavakava Chile, Easter Isl Rapa Nui Style Wood Carved Ancestral Male Figure:
MOAI KAVAKAVA Easter ISLAND RAPA NUI STYLE WOOD-CARVED ANCESTRAL MALE FIGURE
Up for sale is thislife size wood-carved Moai Kavakava Style Chile (Easter Island) Rapa Nui Style Ancestral Male figure.
This sculpture is one-of-a-kind. A life size wood-carvedancestral male figure with slouched posture protruding ribs with a sunken abdomen, the large head with elongated earlobes, large thin nose framed by protruding cheekbones and a beard that curls back on the chin, for the eyes probably bone/shell. Natural splits on the forehead, eyebrows, mouth, chest, ribs abdomen and other body areas. Unknown sculptor.Sold as is. Please view detailed photos as part of the description for overall quality, scratches, cracks, splits and imperfections. This sculpture is one-of-a-kind. A Private Collection. The previous owner had travel to Chile Rapa Nui many times. Since we don't have the written documentations to confirm it's provenance or authenticity, we recommend that potential buyers have it inspected and appraised by a professional before purchasing it. This item would make a wonderful addition for the avid collector.
Size: Approx. 82” H x 8” W x 8” D
Weight: Approx. 46 Lbs. plus shipping crate.
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IMPORTANT:This item is described to its provenance and authenticity and dates as much as we know, it's mentioned in the description, with no intent to deceive OR MISREPRESENT if we miss a detail that is unknown to us. We guarantee its authenticity. Minor scuffs, scratches, scrapes, marks, nicks, cracks, etc., which don't affect the functionality of the item are normal in any previously owned, antique, vintage item and are to be expected.
We warrant the authenticity and condition of the item listed herein on the terms and conditions set forth below.
1. Unless otherwise indicated in the respective item descriptions (which are subject to amendment by oral or written notices or announcements made by Seller prior to sale):
2. The benefits of these warranties are not assignable and are applicable only to the original buyer of the lot, and are conditioned on the buyer returning the work in the same condition as at time of sale and in the time period specified.
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Acceptance of a claim under this provision shall be limited to rescission of the sale and refund of purchase price; in no case shall Seller’s maximum liability exceed the amount paid on that lot, which sale shall be deemed for all purposes the value of the lot.
While every effort is made to determine provenance and authenticity, it is the responsibility of the Buyer to arrive at their own conclusion prior to purchasing.
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