Fishhook or Trolling Lure

Unidentified Maori maker

Share

about 1850

Wood, shell, bone, plant fiber, and feathers

Overall: 6 3/16 × 1 9/16 × 7/8 in. (15.7 × 3.9 × 2.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Acquired by exchange from the Peabody Museum, Salem, Massachusetts

54.68.13229

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Polynesia, New Zealand

Period

19th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Hunting and Fishing

Classification

Oceania

Not on view

Provenance

Peabody Museum, Salem, Massachusetts; acquired by the present collection in Exchange 92, 1954.

Old Number

Peabody # E 27612

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