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Photograph (black and white); six Hawaiian objects clockwise from centre; wooden sceptre handle with shell inlay; armlet made of turtle shell with three pieces of white clam shell and end plates of human bone; wooden dagger; armlet made of turtle shell with three pieces of cachalot tooth; scarifying implement made of porpoise jaw, wrapped in barkcloth, secured with cord; wooden missile club, with round head and small circular handle.
Gelatin silver print
- Height: 11.9 centimetres
- Width: 16.2 centimetres
Inscription Commenthandwritten in pen
The objects in this image are currently held by the British Museum and correspond to the following object numbers in the collection; Oc,HAW.178, Oc,HAW.177, Oc,HAW.151, Oc,HAW.152, Oc,HAW.170.
- Associated with: Hawaii
- (Oceania,Polynesia,Hawaiian Islands,Hawaii)
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: EPF89873
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