- Museum number
Fish-hook made of pearl-shell, vegetable fibre, pandanus palm fibre.
- Production date
- 1892 (pre)
- Curator's comments
- 1938 register: Description: 'Pearl-shell fish-hook, spinner type, with rough crecesions on inner side of shank, and long curved barb, bound on with vegetable fibre, pandanus hackle.'
Information in observations column: 'Label: 'Fish-hook. GILBERT IS. J.K.B. Lister, 1891'
'This Marshall Is. type may have been traded to the Gilberts, but more probably the label is in error.'
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- 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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