Octopus Lure (Lūhe‘e)
Arts of the Pacific Islands
Cowrie shell, stone, wood, shell, fiber
8 x 3 1/8 x 4in. (20.3 x 7.9 x 10.2cm) (show scale)
"H 296" marked in white on wood "[Illegible]/ Hoo[p?]er Coll./ 1313/" marked in white on cowrie shell
This item is not on view
Gift of Marcia and John Friede and Mrs. Melville W. Hall
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