Arts of the Pacific Islands
A. Augustus Healy Fund
Prior to 1938, provenance not yet documented; by 1938, acquired by Thor Heyerdahl of Lillehammer, Norway; May 1942, purchased from Thor Heyerdahl by the Brooklyn Museum.
Snail shell, painted white
This item is not on view
Marquesan. Snail Shell, before 1938. Shell, 13/16 x 1 in. (2 x 2.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, A. Augustus Healy Fund, 42.211.38. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.42.211.38.jpg)
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