An image of Nguzunguzu or Toto isu (canoe figurehead)

Solomon Islands people

(Solomon Islands  – )

Nguzunguzu or Toto isu (canoe figurehead)

Other titles:
nguzu nguzu, musu musu, canoe prow ornament
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
New Georgia Island, Solomon Islands
Cultural origin
Solomon Islands people
Year
early 20th century
Media
Sculpture, Woodwork
Medium
wood, black dye, nautilus shell inlay
Dimensions
32.5 x 23.0 x 14.0 cm
Credit
Purchased 1962
Accession number
IA160.1962
Copyright
© Solomon Islands people, under the endorsement of the Pacific Islands Museums Association's (PIMA) Code of Ethics