Penguin; [?]; [?]; 2011.235
PenguinAbout this object
Penguin; a taxidermied, hoiho or yellow-eyed penguin. Mounted on a rectangular wooden base.
The yellow-eyed penguin, called hoiho (noise-shouter) by Maori, are found only on the south-east coast of New Zealand, between Banks Peninsula and Campbell Island.
organic, animal, skin, bird skin
organic, vegetal, wood
processed material, metal
h 510mm x l 250mm x w 200mm
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".Object Type