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Beads

Museum number:
11-40074
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Accession number:
Acc.2006
Object count:
1
Description:
Disc-beads; shell; coral red color; stray pieces.
Donor:
Bronislaw Malinowski and University Appropriation
Collection place:
Massim region, Papua Region, Papua New Guinea
Culture or time period:
Massim
Collector:
Bronislaw Malinowski and Bruce Lawes
Collection date:
1914-1920
Materials:
Seashell
Taxon:
Spondylus
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
1965
Department:
Cat. 11 - Oceania (incl. Australia)
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