- Museum number
Necklace formed of pieces of small shells of varying types, threaded on fibre string. Shells are white, coloured and a few spotted.
- Production date
- 19thC (before 1885)
Length: 10 feet (approx original registration)
- Curator's comments
Registration slip description, written in 1885?:
Necklace, formed of pieces of small shells, white, spotted and a few coloured.
Total L. about 10 feet.
Cat. No. 265. Shell necklace
Circular metal rimmed British museum label:
New Guinea [Papua]
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- 5 December 1885
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Oc1885C2.2476 (old CDMS no.)