Pendant

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
7245
Item name
Pendant 
Category
Bodywear
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Solomon Islands > Temotu (Eastern Islands) Province > Tikopia Island
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1960 
Acquisition method
by Mission Boat 
Raw material
turtle shell; plant fibre string
Dimensions
H: 192 mm W: 31 mm L: D: 3 mm Circum:

Description

Carved turtle shell pendant; hook-shaped with two adjacent holes; plant fibre string thread through holes and tied in a knot at the ends. Registration number 7245 marked with tag.

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