- Museum number
Knife, of pearl oyster shell, with serrated edge.
- Production date
- Curator's comments
- Description from Extracts from the British and Medieval Register 1757-1878, p.121:
'156. Do. [Shell of pearl oyster] edge serrated, for sawing. Diameter 4 inches. From Louisiade Archipelago.'
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- From the HMS Rattlesnake expedition of 1846-1850.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number