- Museum number
Bamboo breadfruit pounder decorated with dark brown geometric design on convex surface.
Length: 51 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Register 1976:
Another similar [to Oc1976,11.70] but decorated with dark brown geometric design on convex surface.
70 and 71 for breadfruit
68-71 MAGAM, AMBRYM, NEW HEBRIDES
An ethnographical collection formed between September 1975 and January 1976 in the New Hebrides and the Solomon Islands by Assistant Keeper Dorota C. Starzecka.
See Eth.Doc. 955; and Photographs (transparencies and black and white prints in Departmental Pictorial Archive).
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Purchased for the British Museum by Dorota C. Starzecka, Assistant Keeper, British Museum Dept. of Ethnography (Museum of Mankind), on a tour of Vanuatu and Solomon Islands between September 1975 and January 1976. (see Eth. Doc. 955 and photos in AOA archive).
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 71 (Field number)