|Native Name||Waka Huia|
|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Credit Line:||Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912|
|Other Number:||23688 - Dealer's Number|
Long oval carved wooden box for storing huia feathers and small ornaments. Waka Huia. Human heads with inlaid shell eyes as handles at ends, tongues curled back into box. Surface decoration consisting of dog-tooth notches and parallel ridges (rauponga). "Taranaki, Pakati [pattern]."
|[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. 237||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
|[Article] Sebbelov, Gerda. Jun 1911. "The E.W. Clark Collection: New Zealand". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 2. no. 2. pg. 30-42 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 40||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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