DETAIL: Mary MARABAMBA Fish trap No 27 #3017-01 2001 jungle vine, bush string Purchased 2002
 
Artist UNKNOWN | Riji: pearl shell ornament

 
UNKNOWN, Artist
 
Riji: pearl shell ornament
[Pearlshell pendant]

(decorated pearl shell) c.1900
Decorative Art
Incised object
pearl shell, natural pigments, human hair
18.8 (h) x 13.4 (w) x 1.0 (d) cm
Gift of Jean Cummins in memory of her father John Harvey 1992
NGA 1992.276
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  • Unknown Aboriginal artist, from Broome region in the Kimberley, Western Australia
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