Photograph (black and white); a coiled money belt, made from feathers bound to a fibre backing and coiled on a bark core.
Gelatin silver print
- Height: 19.5 centimetres
- Width: 15.6 centimetres
Inscription ContentFeather money belt (Tarau) 15 feet long Vanikoro Island Santa Cruz
Tost + Rohu see letter 27.6.27
Inscription Commenthandwritten in pen
Inscription ContentSanta Cruz
Inscription Commenthandwritten in pencil
Inscription ContentTOST & ROHU
A similar object is held by the British Museum 0c1976,11.236
- Associated with: Vanikoro
- (Oceania,Melanesia,Solomon Islands,Santa Cruz Islands,Vanikoro)
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: EPF92856
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