... explained, merely as mementoes of the departed, and the latter are stuck on poles, or hung round the eaves of their huts, as trophies of the chase. Pinna and other shells are said to have been used in former times as adze blades, but this is no longer...
Twenty-three Years Under a Sky-light: Or, Life and Experiences of a Photographer - Page 137
by H. J. Rodgers - 1872 - 235 pages
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