Collection Online
Medium
mother-of-pearl, turtle shell, shell, seed, fibre string
Measurements
48.0 × 18.2 × 2.4 cm
Place/s of Execution
Baga village, Tufi District, Oro Province, Papua New Guinea
Accession Number
2008.302
Department
Pacific Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Louise and Sam Dawson, 2008
© the artists
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
The centrepiece of the necklace is a pearl shell with three tassels. The necklace is of glistening bush seeds interspaced with fragments of conus shells.