Necklace (umai danga) made of dog teeth drilled and sewn between two narrow bands of woven coconut fibre coloured red. The ends are bound.
- Made in: New Guinea
- (Oceania,Melanesia,New Guinea)
- Found/Acquired: Badu (?)
- (Oceania,Australia,Queensland,Torres Strait Islands,Badu)
- Length: 164 centimetres
- Width: 3.3 centimetres
- Thickness: 0.7 centimetres
Refs: Haddon, A.C., (ed.), 1901-35, 'Reports of the Cambridge Anthropological Expedition to Torres Straits', Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 1912, Vol 4: Arts and Crafts: 41. cf. pl. XI, fig. 18.
Moore: Collected 1888.
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
- Oc1889C16.55 (old CDMS no.)
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Object reference number: EOC7031
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