Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Weapon or Scraper

Date:
mid to late 19th century
Geography:
Republic of Kiribati, Gilbert Islands
Culture:
Kiribati
Medium:
Wood, shark's teeth, fiber
Dimensions:
Height 7-1/4 in.
Classification:
Wood-Implements
Credit Line:
Purchase, Faith-dorian and Martin Wright Gift, 1983
Accession Number:
1983.416
Not on view
[Everett Rassiga, New York, until 1983]

Related Objects

Sleeping Mat ?

Date: late 19th–early 20th century Medium: Fiber Accession: 1983.545.35 On view in:Gallery 353

Shark Tooth Implement

Date: late 19th–early 20th century Medium: Wood, shark's tooth, coral beads Accession: 1983.545.9 On view in:Not on view

Adze

Date: mid to late 19th century Medium: Wood, turtle bone, fiber Accession: 1983.415 On view in:Not on view

Fragment of a Sleeping Mat

Date: late 19th–early 20th century Medium: Fiber Accession: 1983.545.34 On view in:Not on view

Helmet Mask (Temes Mbalmbal)

Date: mid-20th century Medium: Wood, vegetable fiber, pig tusks, glass, metal, paint Accession: 1979.206.1697 On view in:Gallery 354