Pitt Rivers Museum

Pitt Rivers Museum: A Short Guide


This 96-page guide to the Pitt Rivers Museum provides an introduction to the popular institution and its historic collections from around the world.

Featuring a selection of object biographies and lots of colour photographs, the booklet also includes maps of the Museum's three floors and a suggested route for your visit, all introduced with a short essay by the Director.

Among chosen objects highlighted are the enormous Haida totem pole, a spectacular feather cloak from Hawaii, a frightening Noh theatre mask, a mysterious voice disguiser from Nigeria, and the infamous witch in a bottle!


Book contains: 96 pages.