Record Detail

Catalogue Number DBN 5950
Artefact DescriptionIculanibolcola' or cannibal fork traditionally made from Intsia bijuga and used by chieftains to eat human flesh in the Fijian Islands. This fork is approximately 14inches long.
TaxonLEGUMINOSAE
TDWG ContinentPacifice
TDWG RegionSouthwestern Pacific
TDWG Botanical CountryFiji
LocationSuva
TDWG UseMaterials - Wood
Collector Jebb, Matthew
Date Collected1993
Collection NotesPurchased
Donor Jebb, Matthew
Date Donated2009