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Tip of canoe prow or stern carved with scroll and figure
Height: 49 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Register reads (by ditto marks): Carving from a canoe / Russell Island, Solomons
Typed label stuck to object reads: SOLOMON ISLANDS Canoe-carving; Russell Island. Purchased 1906
- 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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