Curved nose-ornament made from clam shell, black gum in the centre.
- Found/Acquired: Badu (?)
- (Oceania,Australia,Queensland,Torres Strait Islands,Badu)
- Length: 18 centimetres
- Width: 1.4 centimetres
Registration slip information: 'No. 5 "Gooboo" nose ornament made of shell. Badu"
See David R. Moore, 'The Torres Strait collections of A.C. Haddon', London, British Museum Publications Ltd, 1984, p.45, plate 5
Reasonable - some gum missing?
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
- Oc1889C16.65 (old CDMS no.)
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Object reference number: EOC7038
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