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ear ornament

ear ornament
H63 Ear ornament (kuru) of polished greenstone with flax cord. New Zealand. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Paul Ovenden
 
Summary:
H000063 - 27/8/1894, ear ornament, , , , New Zealand - Aotearoa, Pacific
Item Name:
ear ornament
Label:
Ear ornament (kuru) of polished greenstone with flax cord. Collected in New Zealand during Cook's Voyages to the Pacific, 1768-1780.
Country:
New Zealand - Aotearoa
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
27/08/1894
Registration Number:
H000063
Associated Stories:
Cook collection - history of acquisition
Captain James Cook's Pacific Voyages
Cook Collection - New Zealand
Cook's Pacific Voyages - Trade and Exchange
Endeavour's Destinations 1769-1770