University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 18118
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: New Zealand
Napier
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Bone
Height: 10.1cm
Width: 0.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of William Pepper, 1891

Description

Bone. Formerly used by native Maori women to fasten their flax mats on themselves.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Simmons, D. R. 1982. Catalogue of Maori Artefacts in the Museums of Canada and the United States of America. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pl. 248View Objects cited in this Publication

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