Collection Online
conus shell, wild banana seed, fibre string
46.3 × 19.0 × 1.4 cm
Place/s of Execution
Tufi District, Oro Province, Papua New Guinea
Accession Number
Pacific Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Louise and Sam Dawson, 2008
© the artists
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Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
The necklace is of a polished lip of a trochus shell combined with ground-down bases of cone shells interspersed occasionally with small banana seeds.