Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Dance Paddle?

Date:
ca. 1820–40
Geography:
French Polynesia, Austral Islands
Culture:
Austral Islanders
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H. 12 5/8 x W. 55 3/8 x D. 4 in. (32 x 140.7 x 10.2 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Implements
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1387
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 353
William O. Oldman, London; [John J. Klejman, New York, until 1956]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1956, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 21.



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