- Museum number
Forehead ornament, (fillet), or neck ornament, made of nautilus shell, string.
- Production date
- 19thc (before 1895)
Length: 63 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Register and Slip "[from] Mulgrave Blacks".
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2015 23 Apr-2 Aug, London, BM, G35, Indigenous Australia: enduring civilisation
2015-2016 27 Nov-28 Mar, Canberra, National Museum of Australia, Encounters
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Likely to be part of a small collection of Australian Aboriginal objects from north Queensland which Franks purchased from W Charles Handley of Cairns in September 1895.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Oc1895C3.250 (old CDMS no.)