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Korare

Object / Artefact › Pacific/Ethnology
  • Other titles
    Spear (English)
  • Description
    Korare. Spear. Barbed spear-head.Pointed tip. Protusion carved near the end of the shaft. Paddle-shaped butt-end. Two small holes in the shaft near the text.
  • Place
  • Other Number
    10927
  • Accession date
    1870
  • Collection area
  • Item count
    1
  • Record richness
Korare, 10927, Photographed by Andrew Hales, digital, 24 Nov 2016, Cultural Permissions Apply
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Artefact

  • Credit
    Collection of Auckland Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira, 10927
  • Culture
  • Production
    Unknown (maker)
    RarotongaCook IslandsPolynesiaPacific
    Pre 1870
    carved
  • Signature/marks
    10927 RAROTONGA  (handwritten)
  • Consists of
    0 - Whole › wood
  • Dimensions
    • length : 2695mm
    • width : 35mm
    • depth : 30mm
  • Record created
    12 March 2003

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