- Registration number
- Item name
- Acquisition date
- October 26, 1967
- Acquisition method
- Bequest from Father Leo Hayes
- Raw material
- Shell, pearl oyster (Pinctada margaritifera); ochre
- H: 147 mm W: 113 mm L: D: Circum:
Incised pearl shell neck pendant infilled with red ochre.
From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'In the Red; on the vibrancy of things' June 2012 - January 2013.
In the Red exhibition label: Neck pendant, early - mid 20th century. Pearl shells are traded from the Kimberley into Central Australia. Attributed to Western or Central Australia.