Pounder (Ke'a Tuki Popoi)
Arts of the Pacific Islands
5 1/2 x 5 11/16 in. (14 x 14.5 cm)
diam. of bottom: 5 11/16 in. (14.5 cm) (show scale)
A. Augustus Healy Fund
Prior to 1937, provenance not yet documented; by 1937, acquired by Thor Heyerdahl of Lillehammer, Norway; May 1942, purchased from Thor Heyerdahl by the Brooklyn Museum.
Poi pounder of dark grey stone with a rounded bottom, tapering neck, and double-headed tiki handle.
This item is not on view
Marquesan. Pounder (Ke'a Tuki Popoi), before 1937. Stone, 5 1/2 x 5 11/16 in. (14 x 14.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, A. Augustus Healy Fund, 42.211.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.42.211.1_print_front_bw.jpg)
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