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headrest
Wooden headrest, Buka Island, Bougainville - Buka, Papua New Guinea. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Keren Ruki
 
Summary:
E020155 - 25/6/1912, headrest, , , Buka Island, Bougainville - Buka, Pacific
Item Name:
headrest
Label:
This object was registered as 'Old Collection' which, in some cases, refers to ethnographic objects that may have survived the Garden Palace fire in Sydney in 1882 which destroyed much of the Museum's ethnographic collection. It was re-registered by the Museum in 1912 as a headrest from Buka Island in the North Solomons.
Province/State:
Buka Island
Country:
Bougainville - Buka
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
25/06/1912
Registration Number:
E020155
Associated Stories:
DOMICILE
Images
1:
Wooden headrest, Buka Island, Bougainville - Buka, Papua New Guinea. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Keren Ruki
2:
Wooden headrest, Papua New Guinea. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno
3:
Wooden headrest, Papua New Guinea. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno
4:
Wooden headrest, Papua New Guinea. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno
5:
Wooden headrest, Papua New Guinea. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno
6:
Wooden headrest, Papua New Guinea. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno