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Feather Box Base

Object Number:P2241
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Zealand
Length: 74 cm
Width: 24 cm
Thickness: 5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman; Subscription of Herbert L. Clark in memory of Edward W. Clark, 1911
Other Number:17431 - Dealer's Number


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.


[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. 233 c (bottom)View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1967. The Sculpture of Polynesia.. The Art Institute of Chicago. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 84View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Hall, Henry U. 1920. "Maori Wood Carving and Moko". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 11. no. 4. pg. 212-244 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 240View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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