A Tongan Neckrest (SOLD)

Polynesia

Circa 1850

Provenance:
This large Tongan neckrest or pillow Kali Hahapo was in the collections of Captain A W Fuller (1882-1961) and was given to Dr. Roland Force, Director of Bishop Museum in Honolulu in recognition of his work in cataloguing the Fuller collection; see Force and Force: The Fuller Collection of Pacific Artifacts, Lund Humphries, London 1971

Length 52 cm height 17 cm (20.5 x 7.75 in)

Bibliography:
Fuller Collection p.158 no.274498/99
The Art of Tonga by Keith St Cartmail pub.1997

S.2311

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