|Native Name||Hei Tiki|
|Current Location:||Collections storage|
|Credit Line:||Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904|
|Other Number||2621 - Sommerville Gem Number|
29-128-2621 - Other Number
Hei tiki. Greenstone. The inlay for the eyes is wanting; see 29-180-3. The perforation is not visible in front; cf. 29-180-3. Part of the circumference of one eye is broken off.
Rounded head, chin on left shoulder, nose not well marked, breasts clearly marked with double raised lines, hands on thighs. Perforation has broken and a new one hs been made in the back of the head from top and bottom leaving a bar. Female sex shown.
|[Catalogue] Simmons, D. R. 1982. Catalogue of Maori Artefacts in the Museums of Canada and the United States of America. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pl. 211||View Objects cited in this Publication|
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