Bark Cloth Beater


From: New Caledonia

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Object Number 2003-32-79
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience New Caledonia
Section Oceanian
Materials Wood

Bark cloth beater with an elliptical shape and grid-like grooves. Likely made of pine. Exhibited in l'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900. New Caledonia. See Marchal, Boulay, and Kasarherou (1990:181). Exhibited at l'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900.

Height 5.5 cm
Length 34 cm
Width 7 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number 1995.X.16164 - Other Number

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