University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: P2241
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Maori
Provenience: New Zealand
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Length: 74cm
Width: 24cm
Thickness: 5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman; Subscription of Herbert L. Clark in memory of Edward W. Clark, 1911
Other Number17431 - Oldman Number

Description

Flat box. Base of wakahuia. In Negati Whatua style with high domed heads with twisting bodies, manaia either end, rolling spirals. Stone tools with wavy junction for lid.


Bibliography:

[Article] Hall, H. U. 1920. "Maori Wood Carving and Moko". : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 240View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Simmons, D. R. 1982. Catalogue of Maori Artefacts in the Museums of Canada and the United States of America. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pl. 233View Objects cited in this Publication

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