Grouping of two (2) Southeast Asian/Far Eastern pole spears, one with rounded engraved metal spear, metal mounts, wooden spear cover and bamboo pole (68 3/4" L) and the other with engraved metal wavy spear tip, possibly Indonesian, metal spear cover with repousse design, metal mounts and bamboo pole (59 1/2" L). Both Late 19th/early 20th century. Provenance: Descended from the collection of Thomas and Pamela Woodley of Long Island, NY and FL. Mr. Woodley was an electrical engineer who traveled worldwide over a period of approximately 20 years. Areas of collecting interest included Asian and Far Eastern decorative items. The last two photos of this lot have Orlando Sentinel newspaper articles from the early 1960s featuring the Woodley collection. CONDITION: Both overall general wear/oxidation to metal and wood.
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