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BOIS CORYPHA [1 record]

Record 1 1986-03-17


Subject field(s)
  • Jewellery
  • Aboriginal Arts and Culture

A sterling silver neck-piece decorated with buri wood beads made by an Indian from the East Coast and now in the Massey Collection.


  • Joaillerie et bijouterie
  • Arts et culture autochtones

Il n'a pas été possible d'identifier positivement le bois en question sans le terme latin. Il semble s'agir d'un bois exotique, peut-être le Corypha umbra culifera (corypha à ombrelles ou Coryphe de Malabar)?


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