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Ornament (uncertain)

Object Number:2003-32-94
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Caledonia
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Cowrie Shell
Flying Fox Fur
Length: 32.5 cm
Width: 5.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1993.X.287 - Other Number
13438 - Other Number

Description

Thick plaited cord of plant fiber and flying fox fur, with single cowrie shell. Exhibited at l'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900.

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