Fishhook

Unidentified maker (Nauru)

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collected 19th century

Bone, yellow stone, cord, and grass

Overall: 5 7/16 in. (13.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

13.2.610

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Micronesia, Nauru

Period

19th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Hunting and Fishing

Classification

Oceania

Not on view

Provenance

Source unknown; donated to Dartmouth College, in the late 18th or 19th century; catalogued, 1913.

Old Number

Red #13.41

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