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Canoe Ornament

Object Number:P4805
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Marquesan
Provenience: Marquesas Islands
Date Made: Before 1917
Early Date: 1850
Late Date: 1917
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Carved
Height: 20 cm
Length: 114 cm
Width: 6 cm
Depth: 6.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Kelekian, 1917
Other Number:19217 - Other Number

Description

Figure from canoe ornament. Sitting posture, hand to mouth.

Bibliography:

[Article] Hall, Henry U. 1921. "Art of the Marquesas Islanders". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. XII. no. No. 4. pg. 252-292 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pg. 285 fig. 106View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Ivory, Carol S., and Kjellgren, Eric. 2005. Adorning the World: Art of the Marquesas Islands.. New York, New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 101/70View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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