Neck ornament

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Registration number
40455
Item name
Neck ornament 
Category
Bodywear
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Nancy Woods  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Northern Territory > Alice Springs region
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Collector
 
Acquisition date
September 13, 2010 
Acquisition method
Purchased from Tjanpi Desert Weavers 
Raw material
Seed (Bloodwood fruits); commercial string; synthetic polymer paint
Dimensions
H: 410 mm W: 40 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Seed necklace painted red.

Research notes

From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'In the Red; on the vibrancy of things' June 2012 - January 2013.

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