- Museum number
Mackerel or sardine-hook of pearlshell
- Curator's comments
- Oc1944,02.398 to Oc1944,02.401 are mounted on one card, annotated to read:
Ulawa. Solomon Group. No.632
Small mackeral-hooks and sardine-hooks of pearlshell were used for inshore fishing. (For types of Solomon Islands fish-hooks, see Kascho (1976) Uki Fishhooks).
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- From a collection bought by Harry G. Beasley from Rev. Hubert J. Nind of the Melanesian Mission, Norfolk Island, on 12-3-1912, catalogued as Beasley 619 to 634.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: 632 (Original Beasley collection number)