- Museum number
Length of polished dark wood divided into three prongs just below finial, each tapering to a point wrapped with plant fibre, which extends into loose fibre threads. Finial decorated with several horizontal incised bands and wrapped with twisted plant fibre cord from which folded ?coconut leaf hangs on both sides, although little remains to front side.
- Production date
Length: 26 centimetres (including tassel)
Length: 23.50 centimetres (without tassel)
Width: 1.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- BM label written in black ink and adhered to object reads: 'HULA PIPO'.
Comment by Heather Donoghue, Ph.D candidate, UEA, 2020.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Acquired during the Daniels Ethnographical Expedition to British New Guinea 1903-1904.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Oc1906,1013.86-87 (Previous group record)