- Registration number
- Item name
- Ear ornament
- Indigenous name
- Associated cultural group
- Australia > Australia > Queensland > Torres Strait Islands
- Acquisition date
- January 01, 1948
- Acquisition method
- Foundation Donation from Australian Board of Missions
- Raw material
- H: W: L: 236 mm D: Circum: 16 mm
From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'written on the body' curated by Judy Watson and Diana Young, March - August 2014.
The Foundation Donation comprises the items from L. P. Winterbotham's personal collection, which were donated to the University of Queensland in 1948 and form the basis of the Anthropology Museum.