University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: CG2003-3-8
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Caroline Islands
Truk
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Height: 25cm
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-2003

Description

Figurehead from Truk paddling canoe. Stylized frigate birds. Wood, with black, red, and white pigment. White pigment almost all gone. Mistakenly numbered as part of Truk canoe 65-48-1.


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