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  • Other titles
    paua shell turtle-shaped container (descriptive name)
  • Description
    paua shell lidded container in shape of turtle or tortoise
  • Other Number
    36350.2, 1961.106, col.1359
  • Accession number
  • Collection area
  • Item count
  • Record richness
container [col.1359.2]
container [col.1359.2]


  • Credit
    Collection of Auckland Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira, 1961.106, col.1359, 36350.2
  • Notes
    paua shell ornament?
  • Production
    unknown (craftsperson)
    Pre 1961
    shell work
  • Consists of
    0 - Whole › paua
    paua shell
  • Dimensions
    (no measurement recorded)
  • Classification
    Chenhall Nomenclature (Nomenclature)
    › 07 Distribution & Transportation Artifacts (Category)
    › Containers (Classification)
  • Classification Documents
    Revised Nomenclature for Museum Cataloging (Primary Title)
    A Revised and Expanded Version of Robert G. Chenhall's System for Classifying Man-Made Objects. (Other Title)
    Robert Chenhall
    Nashville/Tennessee/USA  (Place of Publication)  (nomenclature)
  • Record created
    8 March 2001

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