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Pumpkin calabash with decor

Kürbiskalebasse mit Dekor (Museum Eberswalde CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: Museum Eberswalde / Ronka Oberhammer / Lorenz Kienzle (CC BY-NC-SA)


The pumpkin calabash with decoration comes from the Hermit Islands (a group of islands north of New Guinea). The pumpkins were grown locally or imported from the nearby Admiralty Islands, decorated and used as lime containers or sold to Europeans.


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Height: 29 cm, diameter: 10 cm

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... Who: [Probably] Zur Personenseite: Bernhard Friedrich Hauser (1878-1944)


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