Tongan Royal kumete “Tuku‘aho” to be sold in Europe


Five significant Tongan patrimonial artifacts are expected to fetch around Euro 19,000 $50,000 pa’anga when they are auctioned in Brussels, Europe, on Friday January 24 for a private owner.The pieces include a historic named kumete kava bowl that is said to have been used at the Coronations of both Tupou III in 1918 and Tupou IV in 1965.

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