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Octopus Lure

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Object Number:
49-19-25
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Hawaiian
Provenience:
Hawaiian Islands
Date Made:
19th century
Section:
Oceanian
Materials:
Shell
Stone
Metal
Wood
Plant Fiber
Description:
Large metal lhook attached to wooden stick to which a stone sinker and cowrie shell are lashed with plaited coconut fiber cord.
Length:
26.5cm
Width:
11cm
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. T. M. Meryweather

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Polynesia Gallery (28 Jan 1982 - Jun 2010)
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