FMNH 194350.nosub[1]

  • 194350 ao hui lau, turtle bone thatching needle
    Photographer: J. G. Maniatis
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    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Field Museum of Natural History - Ethnology | 51-31 | Provenience: Polynesia- Tokelau Islands, Atafu Is. | People or Culture: Tokelau Islanders | Object: thatch-sewing needle (ao-hui-lau) | Material: turtle bone | Description: Turtle bone needle tapered to a point at one end, wider and somewhat flattened at other end. | Dimensions: (in cm.) length 23.5; width 1.0. | Collection: Purchased from Dr. Judith Huntsman 3/18/71; col. by Dr. Huntsman, 1969-1970 [LEFT MARGIN] A | ENT | 194350 | Field No. A-22 | Neg. No. | Acc. 3149
Catalog Number: 194350.nosub[1]
Description: needle
Materials: animal bone; reptile; turtle
Cultural Attribution: Tokelau Islanders
Locality: Tokelau, Tokelau, Atafu Atoll, Polynesia
Accession Number: [3149] J. Huntsman (Purchase)
Accession Year: 1971
Other Numbers: A-22
Continent: Pacific
Province/State: Tokelau
Collector/Source: J. Huntsman, J. Huntsman
EMu IRN: 1098359
GUID: 19d1573a-dafc-4d4f-8a18-fce1a667b615

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