Water Carrier (Object)
From: Society Islands
Curatorial Section: Oceanian
|Current Location||Collections Storage|
Water carrier. Coconut shell with one largish hole in top and a small hole (for cord hanger). Sticker: Tahiti 13295 (?) Similar to 1994.X.11540, which has a stopper, a coconut fiber hanging strap and a French label identifying it as a water jug ("gargouillette"). Exhibited at l'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900.
|Credit Line||Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003|
|Other Number||1994.X.11538 - Other Number | 13295 (?) - Other Number|
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