Tuluma

Description
A lidded tuluma or storage container for the home. This was also used for holding fishing equipment.
Accession Loan No.
48/1943/2
Collection Class
Containers
Common Name
tuluma
Simple Name
box
Full Name
box
Production Year High
1943
Production Country
Tokelau (Non-Self-Governing Territory of New Zealand)
Production Area Region
Polynesia
Production Continent
Oceania
Family Group

Material
wood; organic fibre
Function Name
container
Function Detail
for carrying clothing or other precious materials when travelling by canoe
Collection Area Region
MICRO
Collection Continent
Pacific

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