Ornamens et Armes de l'Isle des Marquises (Ornaments and weapons of the Marquesas Islands)
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- Ornamens et Armes de l'Isle des Marquises (Ornaments and weapons of the Marquesas Islands)
Print. Five Marquesan objects. A fan, two head ornaments made from woven plant fibres and beads, a third head ornament made from feathers and shells, and a wooden carved club. 18thC(late)
- Height: 26.5 centimetres
- Width: 21.5 centimetres
Inscription Positionfront of print
Inscription ContentPl. 33
Ornemens et Armes de l'Isle des Marquises.
Inscription Commentprinted in ink
Inscription Positionback of print
Inscription Commenthandwritten in pencil
Related image: Oc2006-PRT85 (mirror image).
Artist/Producer: It is unclear which "Benard" the inscription refers to.
- Associated with: Marquesas Islands
- (Oceania,Polynesia,French Polynesia,Marquesas Islands)
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
- 33 (Plate number)
- KXS.Oc.4.B. (Old BM series number)
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Object reference number: EOC109362
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