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Ethnology of Tokelau Islands

Figure 11.—Ruvettus hook. a, side view: 1, shank; 2, point leg; 3, notched end of (2) point leg; 4, point; 5, pin of point joined to outer part of (2) point leg, lashed and wrapped with (6) coconut stipule covering which is secured by (7) braided sennit binding; 8, bait lashing of sennit cord; 9, heavy sennit snood secured to (10, 11) two lashing knobs, covered by (12) piece of stipule, lashed by (13) sennit braid. b, scarf joint of Ruvettus hook: 1, point leg and 2, pin of point; 3, bilateral …

Figure 11.—Ruvettus hook. a, side view: 1, shank; 2, point leg; 3, notched end of (2) point leg; 4, point; 5, pin of point joined to outer part of (2) point leg, lashed and wrapped with (6) coconut stipule covering which is secured by (7) braided sennit binding; 8, bait lashing of sennit cord; 9, heavy sennit snood secured to (10, 11) two lashing knobs, covered by (12) piece of stipule, lashed by (13) sennit braid. b, scarf joint of Ruvettus hook: 1, point leg and 2, pin of point; 3, bilateral facing of inner part of pin of (2) point fits (4) V-shaped groove of (1) point leg; 5, angle of underside of (1) point fits in (6) notch at tip of (1) point leg. Measurements in inches inside and outside (respectively) are: shank 9½ and 12½, point leg 9⅛ and 12¾, point 3¼ and 4 3/16, maximum width 3⅝ and 4¾, clearance between tip of point and shank 1¼, length of snood 18¼.

Figure 11.—Ruvettus hook. a, side view: 1, shank; 2, point leg; 3, notched end of (2) point leg; 4, point; 5, pin of point joined to outer part of (2) point leg, lashed and wrapped with (6) coconut stipule covering which is secured by (7) braided sennit binding; 8, bait lashing of sennit cord; 9, heavy sennit snood secured to (10, 11) two lashing knobs, covered by (12) piece of stipule, lashed by (13) sennit braid. b, scarf joint of Ruvettus hook: 1, point leg and 2, pin of point; 3, bilateral facing of inner part of pin of (2) point fits (4) V-shaped groove of (1) point leg; 5, angle of underside of (1) point fits in (6) notch at tip of (1) point leg. Measurements in inches inside and outside (respectively) are: shank 9½ and 12½, point leg 9⅛ and 12¾, point 3¼ and 4 3/16, maximum width 3⅝ and 4¾, clearance between tip of point and shank 1¼, length of snood 18¼.