University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-93-43
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Marquesas Islands
Materials:Conch Shell
Coconut Fiber
Length: 38cm
Width: 19cm
Credit Line:Purchased from the Estate of George Byron Gordon, 1929
Other NumberGBG 20 - Gordon Number


Ornamented with carved human bone tube and hair. Plant fiber carrying cord.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Polynesia Gallery (28 Jan 1982 - Jun 2010)View Objects in Exhibition


[Article] Hall, H. U. 1921. "Art of the Marquesas Islanders". The Museum Journal. Vol. XII (No. 4): pp. 252-292.View Objects cited in this Publication

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