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food hanger

food hanger
Wooden basket hook. Papua New Guinea. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno
 
Summary:
E061103 - 2/10/1964, food hanger, , , East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea, Pacific
Item Name:
food hanger
Label:
The spikes on this suspension hook enable bags of food to be hung out of the reach of animals. The hooks are hung from beams inside and under houses. This hook was collected in the Middle Sepik, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea. The Museum acquired it in 1964.
Province/State:
East Sepik Province
Country:
Papua New Guinea
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
02/10/1964
Registration Number:
E061103
Associated Stories:
DOMICILE
Images
1:
Wooden basket hook. Papua New Guinea. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno
2:
Wooden basket hook. Papua New Guinea. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno
3:
Wooden basket hook. Papua New Guinea. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno