Gable Peak Figure (teko teko)

circa 1800

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Los Angeles, United States


  • Title: Gable Peak Figure (teko teko)
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: circa 1800
  • Location: New Zealand (Aotearoa)
  • Physical Dimensions: 38 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 3 in. (97.79 x 13.97 x 7.62 cm)
  • Medium: Wood, shell, human teeth, and traces of pigment
  • Object Classification: Sculpture
  • Full Title: Gable Peak Figure (teko teko)
  • Curatorial Area: Art of the Pacific
  • Culture: Maori
  • Credit Line: Purchased with funds provided by the Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation with additional funding by Jane and Terry Semel, the David Bohnett Foundation, Camilla Chandler Frost, Gayle and Edward P. Roski and The Ahmanson Foundation
  • Chronology: 1751-1800
  • Artwork Accession Number: M.2008.66.18

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