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Cloak Pin

Object Number:18118
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Zealand
Napier
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Bone
Height: 10.1 cm
Width: 0.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of William Pepper, 1891

Description

Bone. "Formerly used by native Maori women to fasten their flax mats on themselves."

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. 248View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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