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hand ornament

hand ornament
Fighting ring, Hawaii. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Paul Ovenden
 
Summary:
H000150 - 28/8/1894, hand ornament, , , Hawaii, United States of America, Pacific
Item Name:
hand ornament
Label:
Fighting ring made of turtle shell, shark teeth and olona fibres. Collected from Hawaii in 1778 during Cook's third voyage to the Pacific.
Keywords:
clothing
body accessories
Province/State:
Hawaii
Country:
United States of America
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
28/08/1894
Registration Number:
H000150
Associated Stories:
Cook collection - history of acquisition
Captain James Cook's Pacific Voyages
Cook Collection - Hawaii
Cook's Pacific Voyages - Trade and Exchange
James Cook - Early Life
Endeavour's Destinations 1769-1770
Images
1:
Fighting ring, Hawaii. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Paul Ovenden
2:
Fighting ring made of turtle shell, shark teeth and olona fibres. Collected from Hawaii in 1778 during Cook's third voyage to the Pacific. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Paul Ovenden