Chest ornament

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Registration number
24185
Item name
Chest ornament 
Category
Bodywear
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Maude Jowrth  
Associated cultural group
Lardil 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Gulf region > Mornington Island
Map
Collector
Prof Paul Memmott 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1975 
Acquisition method
by Prof Paul Memmott 
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: 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

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