University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-93-17
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Austral Islands
Raivavae (uncertain)
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Length: 107.5cm
Width: 34.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from the Estate of George Byron Gordon, 1929

Description

Wood. Rectangular-butt type; blade has carving arranged in longitudinal bands; handle carved in rings.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Polynesia Gallery (28 Jan 1982 - Jun 2010)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Davidson, Daniel S. The Oceanic Collections of the University Museum. The University Museum Bulletin. 12 (3-4) : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 87View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Hall, H. U. 1921. "Wood Carvings of the Austral Islands". : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 182, 196, 198View Objects cited in this Publication

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