University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 52-35-1
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Maori
Provenience: New Zealand
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Abalone Shell
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Human Head
Length: 26.5cm
Width: 14cm
Credit Line:Gift of Anonymous Donor, 1952
Other Number0115 - Cast Number

Description

Human. Carved to represent moko. Abalone shell eyes.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Simmons, D. R. 1982. Catalogue of Maori Artefacts in the Museums of Canada and the United States of America. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pl. 233View Objects cited in this Publication

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