University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 18028
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Marquesas Islands
Date Made: Before 1874
Early Date: 1864
Late Date: 1874
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Stone
Height: 11cm
Width: 15cm
Credit Line:Gift of William Pepper, 1891
Other NumberLE694 - Other Number

Description

Double Janus figure: sinker? Stone idols.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Loan Exhibition - Objects Used in Religious Ceremonies, and Charms and Implements For Divination (16 Apr 1892)View Objects in Exhibition
Polynesia Gallery (28 Jan 1982 - Jun 2010)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Greub, Suzanne. 2011. Gauguin Polynesia. 400. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 208, Fig. 187View Objects cited in this Publication

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