Arts of the Pacific Islands
37 x 4 x 2 3/4 in. (94 x 10.2 x 7 cm) (show scale)
'Victoria' in fading black ink on back surface. '2796' in black ink.
Purchased with funds given by A. Augustus Healy, Carll de Silver and Robert B. Woodward
Prior to 1903, provenance not yet documented; before January 13, 1903, acquired by Arthur H. Little of Philadelphia; February 24-25, 1903, purchased at M. Thomas & Sons, Philadelphia, "Arms and Curios: The Celebrated Collection of the late Arthur H. Little," lot 345, 484, or 485, by Stewart Culin for the Brooklyn Museum.
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Aboriginal Australian. Carved Shield, 19th-20th century. Wood, ochre, 37 x 4 x 2 3/4 in. (94 x 10.2 x 7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased with funds given by A. Augustus Healy, Carll de Silver and Robert B. Woodward, 03.324.2796. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.03.324.2796_bw.jpg)
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