University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:18316
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Melanesia
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Shell
Length: 13.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Robert H. Lamborn, 1894

Description

String of alternating black and white shell discs strung on plant fiber, tied at both ends. "String of shell discs. Said to be used in place of money."


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