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Carved Wooden Bowl

This Melanesian-style carved wooden bowl was most likely a gift to Prime Minister Walter Nash. It is approximately the shape of a rugby ball with a protruding handle at each end and a stand beneath [Width: 300mm, Height: 175mm]. The lid handle represents 2 outward facing heads.

 

Archives New Zealand Reference: AEFZ 22624 W5727 Box 2698/ 3112/0005

archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=23559656

 

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Uploaded on November 4, 2016