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spatula, lime

Object / Artefact › Pacific/Ethnology
  • Description
    lime spatula. clapper type.
  • Place
  • Other Number
    1930.107, 24889.2
  • Accession number
    1930.107
  • Accession date
    1930
  • Collection area
  • Item count
    1
  • Record richness
lime spatula
lime spatula

Artefact

  • Credit
    Collection of Auckland Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira, 1930.107, 24889.2
  • Notes
    This lime spatula is of the clapper type. It is highly decorated, both in the wood carving and with beads. The lime spatula is used to transfer lime from a lime box into the user's mouth.
  • Culture
  • Collection
  • Production
  • Consists of
    0 - Whole › wood
  • Dimensions
    • length : 325mm
    • width : 45mm
    • depth
  • Record created
    8 July 2002

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