Belt

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Registration number
7974
Item name
Belt 
Category
Bodywear
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Torres Strait Islands > Thursday Island
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1960 
Acquisition method
by Mrs Martin 
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Fibre waistbelt decorated on one side with nassa shells and beads. Overall 660mm long, 50mm wide, with plain loops at each end. At one end there is a matching piece of fibre through the loop, allowing for fastening.

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