|Gilbert Islands, Micronesia|
Clam shell tridacna gigas, wood & rattan
Length: 61 cm.
Provenance: Christie’s, London, June 17 1980, lot 8; James Hooper Collection, London, UK. Number 955.
Illustrated: Steven Phelps. Art and Artifacts of the Pacific, Africa and the Americas. 1976. The James Hooper Collection. Plate 122. Page 214.