Four Tapa Beaters (I‘e Kuku)
Arts of the Pacific Islands
19th-early 20th century
a: 15 1/16 × 1 3/8 in. (38.2 × 3.5 cm)
b: 1 9/16 × 15 1/4 in. (4 × 38.7 cm)
c: 1 3/8 × 15 1/4 in. (3.5 × 38.7 cm)
d: 1 1/2 × 16 9/16 in. (3.8 × 42 cm) (show scale)
Gift of George C. Brackett and Robert B. Woodward
Prior to 1902, provenance not yet documented; July 1902, purchased in Hawai‘i by George C. Brackett and Robert B. Woodward; December 1902, gift of George C. Brackett and Robert B. Woodward to the Brooklyn Museum.
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Hawaiian. Four Tapa Beaters (I‘e Kuku), 19th-early 20th century. Wood, a: 15 1/16 × 1 3/8 in. (38.2 × 3.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of George C. Brackett and Robert B. Woodward, 02.258.2629a-d. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.02.258.2629a.jpg)
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