University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 31-33-40
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Australia
Western Australia
Derby, Western Australia
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Pearl Shell
Hide
Technique:Incised
Length: 11cm
Width: 9.8cm
Credit Line:Purchased from A. E. West, 1931
Other Number582 - Other Number
3 - Other Number

Description

Round piece of pearl shell decorated with meander design filled with black pigment. Hide belt (rather than human hair).


You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2016 Sitemap / Contact / Copyright / Disclaimer / Privacy / Upenn