University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:67-33-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Solomon Islands
Santa Ana, Solomon Islands
Maworo
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Tridacna Shell
Length: 4.2 cm
Width: 1.4 cm
Thickness: 0.7 cm
Credit Line:Solomon Islands Expedition, William H. Davenport, 1967
Other Number:1 - Field Number

Description

Fragment of man's arm ring (meta) ground from tridacna shell. Thick curved segment, with decorative edge markings (circa 18 short slashes). Excavated by W.H. Davenport in 1966.


Bibliography:

[Article] Davenport, William H. Oct 1972. "Preliminary Excavations on Santa Ana Island, Eastern Solomon Islands". Archaeology and Physical Anthropology in Oceania. Vol. VII, No. 3. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 170 (a) and p. 171, Fig. 1AView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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