- Museum number
Ring made of shell.
Diameter: 4.10 inches
- Curator's comments
- Register reads:
Shell ring. / "Worn by NOBILI, chief of MARAVU". / MAROVO, NEW GEORGIA, SOLOMON IS.
Old handwritten label reads as above, plus:
B.S.I.P. 1922 / coll. E. O. A.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Register reads for collection Oc1957,04:
Bought from N. W. Shillito, Esq., £20 c/o Lloyds Bank, Ltd., 21 Austin Friars, London E.C.2.
The residue of the collection of Mr E. O. Armytage, who formerly lived in the house now occupied by the vendor. Some, or all, of the Solomon Is material was collected (or obtained by Mr Armytage?) in 1922.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number