- Museum number
Personal ornament (for arm or leg ?) comprising four cowrie shells strung on plaited human hair cord, knotted together.
- Production date
Diameter: 7 centimetres (excluding shells)
- Curator's comments
- Found apparently unregistered in Ethnography Department collections in 1999. Acquired with 1976,Oc16 collection.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Collected by the Reverend James Chalmers in Papua New Guinea between 1865 and 1900. Acquired with collection 1976,Oc16 given by Mrs.B.M.Wolvehamp and Mrs.J.M.Haskew, but not registered at the time.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Oc1976,16 (acquired with this collection)