Bamboo container

Oceanic, Solomon Islands (San Christobal)
mid 20th century
Artist Unidentified, Pacific Islander


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 30.8 x 5.5 cm (12 1/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.608

Medium or Technique

Wood, engraved

On View

Arts of Asia, Oceania, and Africa Gallery (Gallery 177)

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Provenance

1968, received as a gift in San Christobal, Solomon Islands, by Dr. Solange Skinner, Boston; 2010, gift of Solange Skinner to the MFA. (Accession date: September 22, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Governor Carlton Skinner and Solange Skinner