Tiheru; 2010/3.039

Name/Title

Tiheru

About this object

Tiheru ( canoe-bailers) were used to bail water from canoes. The canoe shape of the exterior of this tiheru matches the shape of the inside of a canoe, increasing its efficiency. Shows the adze/toki marks, shaped handle with knob.

Medium and Materials

Wood

Measurements

145H x 183W x 470D mm

Collection

Paul Thompson

Object Type

Bailers

Object number

2010/3.039

Copyright Licence  

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