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Feather Box Lid

Native NameWaka Huia
Object Number:P3204B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Maori
Provenience: New Zealand
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Shell
Length: 35 cm
Width: 13 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number:23688 - Dealer's Number

Description

Lid for feather box P3204A. Oval, flat. Surface decoration consisting of dog-tooth notches and parallel ridges (rauponga). Hole drilled through center. Damaged, especially inside middle and ends.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Simmons, D. R. 1982. Catalogue of Maori Artefacts in the Museums of Canada and the United States of America.. Auckland. Bulletin of the Auckland Institute and Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pl. 237View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Sebbelov, Gerda. Jun 1911. "The E.W. Clark Collection: New Zealand". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 2. no. 2. pg. 30-42 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 40View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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