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Fish hook
(early 20th century)

Medium
bone, turtle shell, fibre
Measurements
17.0 × 6.0 × 2.6 cm
Place/s of Execution
New Zealand
Accession Number
O117-1979
Department
Pacific Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria in memory of Stanley Gordon Moriarty by Jean McKay Moriarty, Fellow, 1979
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Hook made from turtle shell and whale bone backed with mother of pearl fastened with fibre string.