Coconut water container

Unknown Maker
Coconut water container. Guaninawai. About 8 or 10 of these carved at a time. Traditional form of container which is gradually being superceded, along with other household tools, by plastic and metal containers. String traditionally made of plant fibre.
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Coconut shell and natural fibre string.
518 x 150 x 120mm - HxWxD (including length of string).
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Collection of Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
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