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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Wooden figure with birdman (tangata manu) features.

  • Date

    • 18thC(late)- 19thC(early)
  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 15 inches (from original registration)
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history

    1998, London, BM, 'BP Ethnography Showcase: The Return of the Museum of Mankind'
    2006-2007 28 Sept-7 Jan, London, BM, Power and Taboo

  • Acquisition notes

    Acquisition details unknown. Thought to have been acquired pre 1900

  • Department

    Africa, Oceania & the Americas

  • Registration number


  • Additional IDs

    • Oc????D25.26 (old CDMS no.)

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