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Object Number:61-2-23
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Pacific Islands
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Whale Tooth
Wood
Length: 12 cm
Width: 3.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Constance Cochrane, 1961

Description

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.

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