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Object: Hei tiki (pendant in human form)

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Title Hei tiki (pendant in human form)
Production Unknown (carver), 1600-1850, New Zealand
Medium summary Arahura pounamu source, Westland
Materials inanga, pounamu
Classification pendants, pectorals
Technique grinding
Dimensions Overall: 99mm (Length) x 70mm (Width) x 11.6mm (Depth)
Credit line Gift of W Leo Buller, 1911
Registration number ME002100

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