Ear Piercer

Ear Piercer

late 1800s
Locale
Marquesas Islands Polynesia
Country
French Polynesia
tool, piercing, ear
ivory
Native Arts acquisition fund
1949.4471
artist. Ear Piercer. late 1800s. ivory. Native Arts acquisition fund. 1949.4471.
Dimensions
length: 5 3/4 in, 14.605 cm; width: 3/4 in, 1.905 cm
Department
Native Arts
Collection
Oceanic Art
Known Provenance
Altman Antiques, Los Angeles, CA, before 1949; Denver Art Museum, 1949.