Pendant

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
9865
Item name
Pendant 
Category
Bodywear
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Torres Strait Islands
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1947 
Acquisition method
Foundation Donation from Church of England Board of Missions 
Raw material
matchbox seed (Entada phaseoloides); string; paper
Dimensions
H: W: 50 mm L: D: 40 mm Circum:

Description

Round dark brown seed; paper A.B.M. Brisbane tag attached by string thread through hole in seed.

Research notes

From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'written on the body' curated by Judy Watson and Diana Young, March - August 2014.

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