Collection Online
Medium
conus shell, wild banana seed, fibre string
Measurements
46.3 × 19.0 × 1.4 cm
Place/s of Execution
Tufi District, Oro Province, Papua New Guinea
Accession Number
2008.303
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 necklace is of a polished lip of a trochus shell combined with ground-down bases of cone shells interspersed occasionally with small banana seeds.