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Wood bowl, carved from one piece, heavy and dark brown in colour; oblong-shaped, narrowing on all four sides (but more drastically at ends) toward rounded bottom; small flat triangular handle projecting from rim at one end.
- Production date
Height: 16 centimetres
Length: 83 centimetres
Width: 33.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Collection made by donor in field in 1950s. See Eth.Doc.1054.
Also MS in Departmental Library, N. Sandwith, "Wide-eyed in Tonga: a South Seas odyssey", and paintings, sketches and photographs in Departmental Pictorial Archive.
Donor's label: "Suva, Fiji 1954. Probably used for yams, etc."
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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