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Drag fishing-net made of vegetable fibre string, reed, wood, coral.
- Curator's comments
Register addition "New Caledonia".
A Loyalty Island net used for lagoon fishing. Carvings on the rear of the wooden floats represent the fish caught using the net. A lizard is also depicted on the floats. Information received from Francois Wadra and Jessica Wamytan, Melanesia Art Project, May 2008.
- Not on display
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- Acquisition notes
- Register reads, for collection Oc1938,1001 as a whole:
Given by Miss E. K. B. Lister, 11 Western Terrace, Falmouth. / Collected by the donor's father and brother (in whose memory they are given).
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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