fish hook

Fish hook made from turtle shell from Solomon Islands.

Mackerel or sardine-hook of pearlshell. Small mackerel-hooks and sardine-hooks of pearlshell were used for inshore fishing. (For types of Solomon Islands fish-hooks, see Kascho, 1976.

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