Shark Hook


From: Polynesia (uncertain) | New Zealand (uncertain)

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Object Number 2003-32-330
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Polynesia (uncertain) | New Zealand (uncertain)
Section Oceanian
Materials Wood | Bone | Plant Fiber

Large wooden hook with bone point and fiber snood. See Beasley Plate XX # II, New Zealand. Exhibited at l'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900.

Length 28 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number 1993.X.242 - Other Number | CIVIC1993.X.242 - Other Number

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