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Bow of palm wood with ornamental fibre binding
Length: 196 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- No provenance in Register. Ethnography department tag attached: "Oc/Melanesia. Solomon Is (Central)".
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Register for whole collection Oc1906,0720 reads:
Purchased from C. Southgate 7 Kings Bench Walk, Temple. £10.
(Collected by C. M. Woodford Esq. H.B.M. Resident Solomon Ids.)
Charles Woodford visited and resided in Solomon Islands between 1888 and 1914, first as a naturalist, later as the first British Resident Commissioner.
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