Canoe Bow Ornament
|Current Location:||Collections storage|
|Provenience:||Santa Ana, Solomon Islands|
|Credit Line:||William Kohler Expedition; William H. Davenport, 1967|
Subtype: pinapina. Ataro tari "running deity" carved inside. Made by Reresimae for canoe named Manu Farere "Bird searching" that was dedicated to the deity Rugamae. This specimen was taken from the burial part of the canoe house in Natagera where it was placed when the canoe disintegrated.
|[Article] Davenport, William H. 1968. "Sculpture of the Eastern Solomons". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 10 (2): 4-25. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 17||View Objects cited in this Publication|
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