University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: 29-58-159B
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: New Zealand
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929


Carved hard black wood. Each vertical section is ornamented with scrolls and grotesque figures in low relief with, on the inner side, a vertical panel, each of four bird-headed human figures in the round. The central figure in the lintel is a grotest human figure with on each side of it scrolls and grotesgque human and animal figures. Compare the fragment of a lintel P 3222.

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