Early Admiralty Island Bowl with stylized human figures and pattern around lip edge, Papua New Guinea. Carved and engraved hardwood. Fine & early, round Admiralty island bowl with decoration around the rim. Decorated with stylized human figures below edge pattern and probably stone carved. Probably 19th cntrury and with a crusty, warm patina. Approx 41cm diameter. PROVENANCE Ex Eric Coote Collection, New South Wales John Magers Collection, Sydney.