Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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bark beater
  • Oceania
  • bark beater, late 1800s–2007
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 42.5 x 7 x 6 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 16 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3604
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Description

The curved slat of wood tapers toward one end. The convex side is undecorated. The concave side is dcorated with short zigzag lines and two half circles.