Gable Finial (Tekoteko)
Arts of the Pacific Islands
Wood, pāua shell
late 19th century
49 1/4 x 11 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. (125.1 x 29.2 x 21.6 cm) (show scale)
"2785" written in white near top of head
Purchased with funds given by A. Augustus Healy, Carll H. de Silver and Robert B. Woodward
This item is not on view
Maori. Gable Finial (Tekoteko), late 19th century. Wood, pāua shell, 49 1/4 x 11 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. (125.1 x 29.2 x 21.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased with funds given by A. Augustus Healy, Carll H. de Silver and Robert B. Woodward, 03.324.2785. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 03.324.2785_acetate_bw.jpg)
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