- Museum number
Ornamental band of fine cords into which orange feathers are fixed with a border of small red ones at each side; some half coix seeds at one end.
- Production date
- 19thC (before 1885)
Length: 42 inches (from original registration)
- Curator's comments
- Christy collection registration slip description, written in 1885?:
Ornamental band formed of fine cords into which are fixed orange feathers with a border of small red ones at each side: at one end some half coix seeds.
Cat. No. 329. Feather ornament.
Tied-on oblong label, handwritten:
[Added in pencil] Bower bird & parrot
N. GUINEA / A.W.F 24.6.85 / Goodwin 329
- Not on display
- Reasonable but needs flattening
- Acquisition date
- 5 December 1885
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Oc1885C2.2466 (old CDMS no.)