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Catalog Number

CAS 2017-0005-0030   CAS 2017-0005-0030; Carving (storyboard)
Category Carvings
Object Name Carving (storyboard)
Culture Micronesian: Palauan
Global Region Oceania
Country Palau
State/Prov./Dist.
County
Other Geographic Data Western Caroline Islands
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture ca. 1974
Collection Name N/A
Materials Wood
Description Storyboard carved from a flat, oval-shaped piece of wood; Design is carved in bas relief and depicts a village scene; Multiple villagers are gathered around a river outside a peaked-roof house; Two figures are moving a piece of large stone currency out of a canoe onto land.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 31.3, Width = 48.0, Thickness = 2.1

Catalog Number

CAS 2017-0005-0031   CAS 2017-0005-0031; Carving (storyboard)
Category Carvings
Object Name Carving (storyboard)
Culture Micronesian: Palauan
Global Region Oceania
Country Palau
State/Prov./Dist.
County
Other Geographic Data Western Caroline Islands
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture ca. 1974
Collection Name N/A
Materials Wood; Stain
Description Storyboard carved from a long, flat, oval-shaped piece of wood; Design is carved in bas relief and depicts a village scene; Several houses are shown, along with many women; Women seem to be fishing and/or preparing fish; Multiple pieces of stone currency appear in the lower foreground.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 34.8, Width = 77.5, Thickness = 3.7
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