Bone tiki, carved from a piece of human skull, wit

Made:
1871-1933 in New Zealand

Bone tiki, carved from a piece of human skull, with shell eyes, Maori, New Zealand, 1871-1933

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A85778
Materials:
bone and shell
type:
lei-tikis
taxonomy:
credit:
Wellcome Trust