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Commemorative House Post
Santa Ana, Solomon Islands
Post carved for commemorative feast house (ruma tora). Iconography: double iri species shark in low relief divided by a row of notches. Zig-zag pattern at base. Carved by Piringamatau for the same commemorative house as 67-5-140 and 124.
William Kohler Expedition; William H. Davenport
[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. 10
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