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Necklace

Object Number:P15
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Kantu'
Provenience: Borneo
Dutch West Borneo
Kapuas River
Putus Sibau
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Glass
Tooth
Bone
Stone
Length: 40.64 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Alfred C. Harrison Jr. and Dr. H. M. Hiller, 1899

Description

Necklace of oval glass trade beads, light blue at the ends, then mostly green. Spaced along the green beads, nine teeth of some small animal and a central triangular bone pendant flanked by a single black stone bead. Loop fastening. Girl's necklace. Mariat.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

The Dayaks: Peoples of the Borneo Rain Forest (Furness, Hiller, Harrison Borneo Collection) (25 Feb 1989 - 01 Jul 1990) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Manuscript] Hiller, Hiram M. Hiller Journal Voyage II Book IV.. pg. 1-104 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 96View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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