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Chief's Stool (no'oanga)

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Artist Unknown (Cook Islands)

Date

1800-1825

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G256
Chief's Stool (no'oanga), Artist Unknown (Cook Islands)
Chief's Stool (no'oanga): Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Woodwork | Wood
Size: 6 1/8 x 19 1/8 x 9 7/8 in. (15.6 x 48.6 x 25.1 cm)
Creation Place: Oceania, Polynesia, Cook Islands, Atiu Island
Culture: Oceania, Polynesia, Cook Islands, Atiu Island
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: '33177', on sticker, on bottom
Physical Description: short stool with curving seat; 4 thick, outward-turned legs with teardrop shaped feet
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Frances M. Norbeck Fund
Accession Number: 2001.2.3
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009