Maori Godsticks in Various Collections

By: Barrow, T.

Price: NZ$166.75

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


No signatures. Some light foxing to wrappers.; (207)-241 pages (i.e. a total of 35 pages). Printed paper wrappers. Page dimensions: 243 x 181mm. Uncommon. With 6 leaves of b&w photographic illustrations, each leaf showing 2 or 3 godsticks. "This series of fourteen Maori godsticks forms the second part of a study commenced with an examination of godsticks collected by the Rev. Richard Taylor (Dominion Museum Records in Ethnology, Vol. 1, No. 5) [. . .] This study brings the number of godsticks described to twenty-seven, thus providing students of Maori culture with an accumulation of data on a type of artifact which has been classed as extremely rare." - from the Introduction. ; Dominion Museum Records in Ethonology. Vol. 1 No. 6; 4to

Title: Maori Godsticks in Various Collections

Author Name: Barrow, T.

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Wellington, Dominion Museum: 1961

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 11124