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Brush made of leaf (palm), cord (bark).
- Found/Acquired: Wallis Islands
- (Oceania,Polynesia,Wallis and Futuna Islands,Wallis Islands)
Not on display
Louis-Joseph Bouge (1878-1960) was a French colonial administrator and scholar-collector who served in New Caledonia in 1899, in Vanuatu from 1906 and in Tahiti from 1915. In 1913 he sold a collection of about 374 objects to the British Museum, about 250 from Melanesia, including 180 from Vanuatu and the rest from New Caledonia and Solomon Islands.
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Object reference number: EOC13802
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