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Treasure Box (Wakahuia)

Date:
1820s–30s
Geography:
New Zealand, North Island
Culture:
Maori people
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/2 x W. 6 7/8 x D. 23 in. (8.9 x 17.5 x 58.4 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Containers
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1431a, b
Not on view
[Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York, until 1951]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1951, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

Mead, Hirini (Sidney) Moko, ed. Te Maori: Maori Art from New Zealand Collections. New York, 1985.



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