Gable Finial (Tekoteko)
Arts of the Pacific Islands
Wood, paua shell
16 15/16 x 3 3/8 x 2 3/8 in. (43.0 x 8.5 x 6.0 cm) (show scale)
2787 on reverse of head; 02.1 on back of PR leg
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Purchased with funds given by A. Augustus Healy, Carll de Silver and Robert B. Woodward
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Maori. Gable Finial (Tekoteko), ca. 1900. Wood, paua shell, 16 15/16 x 3 3/8 x 2 3/8 in. (43.0 x 8.5 x 6.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased with funds given by A. Augustus Healy, Carll de Silver and Robert B. Woodward, 03.324.2787. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.03.324.2787_overall.jpg)
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