Ornament (uncertain)



From: Marquesas Islands | Nuku Hiva

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Object Number 2003-32-323
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Marquesas Islands | Nuku Hiva
Section Oceanian
Materials Coconut

Small (young, lenticular) coconut with large blue-edged label, in French, identifying it as an "Ornement de Nouka Hiwa" [Nuka Hiva] exhibited by the "Comite agricole" [Agricultural Committee]. Exhibited at l'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900.

Length 13.5 cm
Outside Diameter 5 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number 1994.X.11536 - Other Number | 13477 - Other Number

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