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Coconut Grater

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Native Name:
Duai
Object Number:
65-8-1
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Caroline Islands
Nukuoro
Date Made:
1964
Early Date:
1964
Late Date:
1964
Section:
Oceanian
Materials:
Wood
Shell
Plant Fiber
Technique:
Carved
Description:
Wooden stool with a projection at the front to which is lashed a piece of shell with a serrated edge. The open side of a split coconut is rubbed against the serrated shell. Made by Soses Tara.
Height:
31.5cm
Length:
57.5cm
Width:
24.5cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from Vern Carroll
Other Number:
08   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Polynesia Gallery (28 Jan 1982 - Jun 2010)
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