Collection Online
Medium
conus shell, fibre string, pigment on tapa string, nylon cord
Measurements
41.0 × 20.8 × 1.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
Jebo village, Tufi District, Oro Province, Papua New Guinea
Accession Number
2008.318
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 made from the bases of graded conus shells intricately woven into a base of trade store material, bush rope and beaten bark.