- Museum number
Bow of heavy dark wood, one face flat, the other convex. Stout cord of twisted brown cord attached.
- Production date
- 19thC (before 1870)
- Curator's comments
- Register slip comment:
'There are similar bows in the Brenchley Collection from Erromango & Sandwich Id.'
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- From a collection made by Julius Brenchley in 1865 on a cruise of HMS Curacoa around the Pacific, which was divided among Maidstone Museum, the British Museum, the Pitt Rivers Museum and Exeter Museum.
Register slip reads:
Presd. by Julius L. Brenchley Esq 24.3.1870 (M.)
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Oc1870C1.6641 (old CDMS no.)
Miscellaneous number: Oc1870C0324.135