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Fishhook matau

Fishhook matau

Place: New Zealand
Category: Fishing & hunting

wood, cord, New Zealand, l. 8 cm, Inv. Oz 336

Humphrey No. 236: ‘Another [fish-hook] formed of two pieces, strongly tied to the other, from New Zealand.’

Composite fish-hook with twisted cord, two-part hook made of wood, lashing made of plant material. Markus Schindlbeck