Bowl made from human skull, calvarium only, perfor

Made:
1801-1900 in New Zealand

Bowl made from human skull, calvarium only, perforated round rim and elaborately carved, from Wanganui River area, New Zealand, possibly tourist, 1801-1900

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A212258
Materials:
bone, steel, wire
type:
skull
taxonomy:
credit:
Wellcome Trust
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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