University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 31-33-39
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Australia
Western Australia
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Pearl Shell
Pigment
Technique:Incised
Length: 14cm
Credit Line:Purchased from A. E. West, 1931
Other Number586 - Other Number
7 - Other Number

Description

Round piece of pearl shell, with engraved decoration of fish, two rays (?), segmented circles, filled with black pigment. Human hair belt. Recent type of decorative motif.


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