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Heavy Tridacna sp. shell nose ornament; long, thin with slightly squared sides, tapering toward rounded ends. Surface ground and polished with patchy brown patina.
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Diameter: 2 centimetres
Length: 6.10 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Expedition label stamped DANIELS ETHNOGRAPHICAL EXPEDITION written in black ink now faded reads: 'WAIMA PUNAI'.
Comment by Heather Donoghue, Ph.D candidate, UEA, 2020.
- Not on display
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- Acquisition notes
- Acquired during the Daniels Ethnographical Expedition to British New Guinea 1903-1904.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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