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Fishhook, D52.1024

Physical Description

Fishhook made of a bent piece of wood with cane lashing and a fibre cord. Wood is bent in an ovoid shape. Opens at top. A piece of lashing runs horizontal across the top curve. A piece of cane extends vertically up to the top of the curve from this lashing. Fibre cord attaches to other side of hook.


Distributed through the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 140 x 460 x 16mm

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