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Object Number: 67-5-138
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Santa Ana, Solomon Islands
Solomon Islands
Height: 224cm
Credit Line:William Kohler Expedition; William H. Davenport, 1967


Post carved for commemorative feast house (ruma tora). Iconography: double iri species shark in low relief divided by a row of notches. Zig-zag pattern at base. Carved by Piringamatau for the same commemorative house as 67-5-140 and 124.


[Article] Davenport, William H. 1968. "Sculpture of the Eastern Solomons". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 10 (2): 4-25. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 10 (left)View Objects related to this Bibliographic Reference

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