Neck ornament

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
20118
Item name
Neck ornament 
Category
Bodywear
 
Indigenous name
Rumba 
Maker
Peggy YoYo  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Western Australia > Western Deserts region > Sturt Creek
Map
Collector
Miss Margaret West 
Acquisition date
September 01, 1975 
Acquisition method
Museum field work by Miss Margaret West 
Raw material
Plant fibre string; ochre; nylon thread
Dimensions
H: W: 120 mm L: 350 mm D: Circum:

Description

Research notes

Woman's dancing string.

From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'In the Red; on the vibrancy of things' June 2012 - January 2013.
In the Red exhibition label: Ochred strings used for dance, 1970s.

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