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From: Pacific Islands

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Object Number 61-2-23
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Pacific Islands
Section Oceanian
Materials Whale Tooth | Wood

Sperm Whale tooth. Polished. Open end evenly cut, One large crack. Large (2 cm) hole bored through center, plugged on one side with brown disk (wood?)

Original catalogue description: Centre drilled through. One side stopped with mahogany plug.

Length 12 cm
Width 3.5 cm
Credit Line Gift of Constance Cochrane, 1961

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