- Museum number
Container, quiver(?) made of gourd containing a bundle of sticks, some are sharpened into points, others look burnt at the ends.
- Production date
- 19thC to early 20thC (Before 1913 likely)
Length: 25.50 centimetres
Width: 3.60 centimetres
Depth: 4.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Printed tied-on label: 'B.O.U. Exped [crossed out] Dutch New Guinea': written in pencil on the reverse '292'.
See Wollaston, ‘Pygmies and Papuans’. Haddon & Layard, ‘Ethnographical Collections, Utakwa River, New Guinea’. Rawling, ‘Land of the New Guinea Pygmies’, Eth. Doc. 1018.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: 292 (Wollaston number)