Chest 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

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
24148
Item name
Chest ornament 
Category
Bodywear
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Maude Jaworth  
Associated cultural group
Lardil 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Gulf region > Mornington Island
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1975 
Acquisition method
by Lardil Artists 
Raw material
shell
Dimensions
H: 370 mm W: 60 mm L: D: 30 mm Circum:

Description

Shell necklace

Research notes

Made by Maude Jowrth (Jarrarr) in September 1975 during the exhibition "Lardil Artisans from Mornington Island", UQ Anthropology Museum
Note in Peter Lauer's handwriting states it was made during Sept 1975 display and also on video tape [presumably one of videos 25301 to 25305]

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