Pair of Ear Ornaments (Pu Taiata)
Arts of the Pacific Islands
a: 1 9/16 × 13/16 × 3/16 in. (4 × 2.1 × 0.5 cm)
b: 1 9/16 × 13/16 × 3/16 in. (4 × 2.1 × 0.5 cm) (show scale)
A. Augustus Healy Fund
Pair of ear plugs of human bone showing tiki figures, each having three in a row
This item is not on view
Marquesan. Pair of Ear Ornaments (Pu Taiata), before 1938. Bone, a: 1 9/16 × 13/16 × 3/16 in. (4 × 2.1 × 0.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, A. Augustus Healy Fund, 42.211.115a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.42.211.115a-b.jpg)
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