- Museum number
Wooden comb with three prongs, with a handle bound round with yellow and red strips of cane.
- Production date
- 19thC (before 1888)
- Curator's comments
- Reference from Aoife O'Brien (2010) 'The professional amateur: An exploration of the collecting practices of Charles Morris Woodford', Journal of Ethnography, No. 23, pp 21-40:
This comb was collected when Charles Woodford first set foot in Alu in the Shortland Islands, Solomon Islands (1886).
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Oc1888C2.3894 (old CDMS no.)