Open daily, 10am–5pm, Free

419 Great King Street Dunedin, New Zealand

Otago Museum is open in the Orange Traffic Light setting. Visitors over 12 must wear a mask.

Comb, D35.578

Physical Description

Intact wood and woven heru made in splint style. The head takes the shape of a waka. 18 splints supported either side by guides anchor four rows of fine cross woven fibre. These cross woven supports encompass the top half of the full dimension of the heru. All wooden parts are smooth polished.

Provenance

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 149 x 52 x 5mm

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