Knife

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
40602
Item name
Knife 
Category
Chopping/Cutting
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > East New Britain Province > Rabaul District > Rabaul
Map
Collector
Ms Kathleen Carman 
Acquisition date
April 17, 2012 
Acquisition method
Donated by Ms Kathleen Carman 
Raw material
Stainless steel, wood
Dimensions
H: W: 33 mm L: 260 mm D: 20 mm Circum:

Description

Stainless steel knife with wood handle.

Research notes

Used copra knife bought by Kathleen from a Chinese trade store in Rabaul; the standard knofe used by Tolai for cleaning coconuts [Kathleen Carman, 2012].

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