|Native Name||Waka Huia|
|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Credit Line:||Purchased from the Estate of George Byron Gordon, 1927|
|Other Number:||GBG 26 - Gordon Number|
Wooden box for storing huia feathers and small ornaments. Bottom of box with a human figure carved in relief at each end, the heads serving as handles. Rest of bottom covered with rauponga pattern (dog-tooth notches inside parallel grooves and ridges). Red paint in lines of notches. Written inside: GBG [George Byron Gordon] and the numeral 26 [Gordon number].
|[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. 235 (C) (middle bottom) and (D) (second from bottom)||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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