Open daily, 10am–5pm, Free

419 Great King Street Dunedin, New Zealand

From Monday 27 November – Friday 1 December, the Tūhura Science Centre and Tropical Forest will be closed for maintenance. 
We strive to produce the best experience 
for our visitors and this will allow us to make our Science Centre better for years to come.

Quirt, D43.1016

Physical Description

Horse hair. Rod made in two parts. Upper very rigid and covered with woven re and black diagonal stripes of horse hair. At proximal end metal loop extends beyond cover and hide thong threaded through. This is held together near yellow sleeve and tassel. Lower rod is separated from upper. Core of hollow bamboo like wood covered with hide, stitched down length rod, with plaited loop at end. Black horse hair sleeve above. Inserted through loop is a hide strip, held together with horse hair.


From the: Sargood Collection


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 1020 x 35 x 25mm

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