Collection Online
shell, bead, cotton thread, fibre
8.4 × 9.5 × 1.3 cm
Place/s of Execution
Vella LaVella Island, Western Province, Solomon Islands
Accession Number
Pacific Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1972
© the artists
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Flattened hook at top; four frigate birds heads in pairs at each end, their beaks touching, with pierced centre panel, broken point below. A double loop of red and blue beads from the top.