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Ear Pendant

Object Number:29-180-2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Maori
Provenience: New Zealand
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Greenstone
Length: 7.5 cm
Width: 1.4 cm
Thickness: 0.3 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:2618 - Sommerville Gem Number
29-128-2618 - Old Museum Number

Description

Of clear translucent greenstone. Oblong, oval in section, with rounded ends; one end pierced for suspension. Cf. 20-180-1. Tangiwai pendant.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Simmons, D. R. 1982. Catalogue of Maori Artefacts in the Museums of Canada and the United States of America.. Auckland. Bulletin of the Auckland Institute and Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pl. 213 H (top, second from right)View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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