Collection Online
Medium
clam shell, shell, fibre string
Measurements
38.0 × 18.0 × 3.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
Orotoaba village, Tufi District, Oro Province, Papua New Guinea
Accession Number
2008.297
Department
Pacific Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Louise and Sam Dawson, 2008
© the artists
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Contemporary Art gallery
Level 3, NGV International
Description
A very fine necklace of fragments of salmon pink sea snail shells combined with a pair of bound solid clamshell wealth rings.