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Breadfruit Pounder

Object Number:18011
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Marquesas Islands
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Stone
Credit Line:Gift of William Pepper, 1891

Description

Carved stone pestle or pounder used for pounding the bread fruit. Kei poi ua ke tua.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1967. The Sculpture of Polynesia.. The Art Institute of Chicago. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 51, No.61View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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