Turtle Shell Fishhook

Unidentifed Kānaka Maoli maker


Turtle shell and cord

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Acquired by exchange from the Bishop Museum, Honolulu, Hawai'i



Place Made: Hawaii, Polynesia, Oceania

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Hunting and Fishing

Research Area


Not on view


Princess Ruth Keelikolani Collection; Bishop Museum, Honolulu, Hawaii; received in Exchange #22 to the present collection, 1941.

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