- Museum number
Potter's tool, spatula with handle made of wood, one side engraved with a pattern.
- Production date
Length: 30 centimetres
Thickness: 1.80 centimetres
Width: 6.40 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Guppy (1887 describes the making of pots in the 'Bougainville Straits', meaning Shortland Islands, and notes that "Specimens of the pots, the impliments, the clay, and other accessories, have been placed in the Ethnographical Collections of the British Museum."
Register slip: Pottery trowel, Treasury Island. Solomon Islands
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2011-2012, 6 Oct-19 Feb, London, The British Museum, 'Grayson Perry: The Tomb of the Unknown Craftsman'
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Presented by the Lords of the Admiralty 1883 / collected by H. B. Guppy Surgn. R.N.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number