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Palm wood bow with rattan string.
Length: 66.80 inches
- Curator's comments
- Register 1952
(Referring to Oc1952,03 series): A collection made in 1926 by Mr Saunders, a storekeeper, during an eight-day stay at Toerai village, two days journey up the Merauke River, S.E. Dutch New Guinea. Most of the specimens were obtained from men collected there for the making of a film.
(The collection also included Australian and Papuan specimens - BhS)
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Register information: 'A collection made in 1926 by Mr Saunders, a store-keeper, during an eight day stay at Toerai village, two days' jouney up the Merauke River. Most of the specimens were obtained from [..?..] collected there for the making of a film.'
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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