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Dish

Mortar

Pigment Container

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Object Number:18124
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Maori
Provenience: New Zealand
Wairoa
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Volcanic Stone
Height: 8 cm
Length: 16.5 cm
Width: 12.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of William Pepper, 1891

Description

Stone. Formerly used by Maori Chiefs to keep in it war paint or tatooing powder.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Polynesia Gallery (28 Jan 1982 - Jun 2010) View Objects in Exhibition

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