Fly Switch


Thumbnail of Fly Switch ()

Detailed Images

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Fly Switch   (1924.06.0004)
  1. Materials T&E
  2. :
  3. Animal Husbandry T&E
  4. :
  5. Animal Care Equipment
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date European Contact, 1900 - 1920
Culture Samoan
Location On Exhibitin the Southeast Asia and Oceania exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Width) 47.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Height) 45.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 6.5 cm
Weight 42 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Animal--Hair, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Plaiting
Munsell Color Information Moderate Olive (5YR 4/4) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Edward Ewel Harris
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

Share What You Know!

The Spurlock Museum actively seeks opportunities to improve what we know and record about our collections. If you have knowledge about this object, please get in touch with our Registration staff by using the form below. Please note that we cannot give appraisals, provide any information related to value, or authenticate artifacts.

Please enter your first name.
Please enter your last name.
Please enter a valid email address.
Please enter comments you would like to share about the artifact.

All fields are required.