Gourd

Maker and role
Author/Artist: Brian Flintoff

Description
A Poiawhioawhio, a gourd which is swung on a cord threaded through a hole in the bone cap in its neck. Two holes in the side around which there is carving. These small carvings depict its quiet songs being spun out to the world.
Media/materials description
textile, general/plant materials
Measurements
0 - Whole = Diameter (mm) = 80mm
0 - Whole = Height (mm) = 155mm
Accession number
NPM2005.126.5

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