- Museum number
Armlet (mwali) made of the base of a cone shell, with two pendant vegetable fibre strings of discs of pink shell, with small pearl shells at the ends; spondylus shell, black seeds.
- Production date
- 19thC(late) (before 1886)
Diameter: 8.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
Originally entered as Papua New Guinea.
Featured in painting by Samuel Luguna (Oc2006,03.1), completed during an artist's residence as part of the Melanesia Arts Project, March-April 2006.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2006 Apr-May, BM, North Entrance display case, Melanesia Project exhibition
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Oc1886C2.3428-3429 (old CDMS no.)