A Jane Brenkley carved 'Friendship' box

Estimate: $1,400 - $1,800

Lot Description

A Jane Brenkley carved 'Friendship' box, the hinged lid and walls carved with lizards on a background of Maori inspired motifs and tree boughs, partial painted and stained finish and paua inlaid eyes, the interior with epithet and inscription 'To Alan from Ma, October 7th 1964'. (Alan Burnett Brenkley 1911-2011), 480 x 220 x 170mm