Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Model Canoe Prow

Date:
mid to late 19th century
Geography:
New Zealand, South Taranaki
Culture:
Maori people
Medium:
Wood, shell
Dimensions:
H. 6 3/4 x W. 4 x D. 12 1/2 in. (17.2 x 10.2 x 31.8 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1435
Not on view
[Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York, until 1950]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1950, 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.