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Museum Eberswalde Sammlung Hauser [V 1346 I]

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)

Description

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.

Material/Technique

Organic material

Measurements

Height: 29 cm, diameter: 10 cm

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

Keywords

Zeitleiste Objekte zum Tag auf Karte

Museum Eberswalde

Object from: Museum Eberswalde

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