Content/Description:Decorative arrangement of clubs, arrows, spear, paddles, scepters, jars, fans, skull, necklace, etc. Probably done in St. Petersburg by Orloffsky after on-the-spot drawings by Langsdorff.
[Weapons and household utensils of their habitants of Nukahiva, Marquesas Islands, Oceania]
Other Physical Details
drawing on paper: ink and wash
The Bancroft Library
Notes/Inscriptions:Supplied title. Handwritten (UL, in ink): VII. Ref. note: Langsdorff; German edition: Vol. I, Plate 12; text, p. 148; not in English edition. Supplied title. Handwritten (UL, in ink): VII. Ref. note: Langsdorff; German edition: Vol. I, Plate 12; text, p. 148; not in English edition.
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