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Object: Mahiole (helmet)

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Title Mahiole (helmet)
Production Unknown, circa 1770, Hawaii
Medium summary Basketry and netting, feathers, cane (split aerial roots of 'ie'ie) and fibre (olona).
Materials cane, feather
Classification helmets
Dimensions Overall: 310mm (Height) x 180mm (Width) x 320mm (Depth)
Credit line Gift of Lord St Oswald, 1912
Registration number FE000376

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