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Pare kaa

Object / Artefact › Pacific/Ethnology
  • Other titles
    Helmet (English)
  • Description
    Pare kaa. Sennit helmet. Dome shaped. Woven in a coiled technique from puru akari (coconut sennit). Commencement at the top of the crown and finished at the lower edge of the rim. Dark brown in overall colour.
  • Place
  • Other Number
    1942.72, 26483.1
  • Accession number
  • Accession date
    2 July 1942
  • Collection area
  • Item count
  • Record richness
Pare kaa, 1942.72, 26483.1, Photographed by Jennifer Carol, digital, 04 Nov 2016, Cultural Permissions Apply
Pare kaa, 1942.72, 26483.1, Photographed by Jennifer Carol,… … Read more


  • Credit
    Collection of Auckland Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira, 1942.72, 26483.1
  • Place
  • Culture
  • Production
    unknown (maker)
    Cook Islands
    Pre 1942
  • Consists of
    0 - Whole › sennit
    coconut sinnet
  • Dimensions
    • 0 - Whole length : 220mm
    • 0 - Whole width : 180mm
    • 0 - Whole height : 200mm
  • Record created
    18 March 2002

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