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Shark Gallery

Available as Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 9 pictures in our Shark collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Large inlaid carving which represents a bonito fish, or when inverted, a shark Featured Print

Large inlaid carving which represents a bonito fish, or when inverted, a shark

Large inlaid carving which represents a bonito fish, or when inverted, a shark. The annual village expeditions to hunt bonito were a major ritual event. Carrying this carving in the canoe was intended to lure the bonito while repelling predatory sharks. Country of Origin: Solomon Islands. Culture: Oceanic. Date/Period: Late 19th C. Place of Origin: Ulawa island. Material Size: wood, inlaid with mother-of-pearl. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ British Museum, London . Location: 03

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