An image of Canoe figurehead (nguzunguzu, musu musu, or toto isu)

Solomon Islands people

(Solomon Islands  – )

Canoe figurehead (nguzunguzu, musu musu, or toto isu)

Other titles:
Canoe prow ornament, Nguzu Nguzu, Canoe prow figurehead
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Solomon Islands
Cultural origin
Solomon Islands people
Year
early 20th century-mid 20th century
Media
Sculpture, Woodwork
Medium
wood, black dye, nautilus shell inlay
Dimensions
31.1 cm height
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