prmlogo2Cook-Voyage Collections
at the Pitt Rivers Museum


PRM0001349685179Food-hook, tahi′i, of wood, from Tonga; part of the Forster collection (Forster 93; 1886.1.1415)

A food hook of wood. The hook section is a replacement; only the disk is original. The underside of the disk has a freehand painted border incorporating 24 bird figures


PRM0001300895179Disk from food hook with modern copy of hook
PRM000011548Disk from food hook with modern copy of hook
PRM0001297845179Forster and Ashmolean labels
PRM0001297855179Older Ashmolean label
PRM0001297835179Ashmolean label