|Current Location:||Collections storage|
Santa Ana, Solomon Islands
|Credit Line:||William Kohler Expedition; William H. Davenport, 1967|
Canoe house type. Human figure, crouched behind shield; fish and scrolls above, drawn figures below. Iconography: figure represents wakiwakimanu (cf: 67-5-133) in fighting stance. (This type of shield not used in the Eastern Solomons.) Carving insipired by post in canoe house at Natagera Village. Carver: Reresimae, Natagera. Commissioned by W. Davenport, completed Oct 1966.
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