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Ground, polished and highly iridescent, crescent-shaped pearl shell pendant strung through circular perforations at top corners on lengths of twisted plant fibre cord.
- Production date
Length: 11 centimetres (shell)
Thickness: 0.40 centimetres (shell)
Width: 15.50 centimetres (shell)
- Curator's comments
- Expedition label stamped DANIELS ETHNOGRAPHICAL EXPEDITION written in red ink reads: 'HULA MĀIRE'.
Comment by Heather Donoghue, Ph.D candidate, UEA, 2020.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Acquired during the Daniels Ethnographical Expedition to British New Guinea 1903-1904.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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