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head ornament
H153- Head ornament of three strands of plaited human hair. Society Islands 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Paul Ovenden
 
Summary:
H000153-002 - 28/8/1894, head ornament, , , Society Islands, French Polynesia, Pacific
Item Name:
head ornament
Label:
Head ornament of three strands of plaited human hair. Collected from the Society Islands during Cook's voyages to the Pacific, 1768-1780.
Keywords:
body enhancement
clothing
tool
Province/State:
Society Islands
Country:
French Polynesia
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
28/08/1894
Registration Number:
H000153-002
Associated Stories:
Cook collection - history of acquisition
Captain James Cook's Pacific Voyages
Cook Collection - Society Islands
Cook's Pacific Voyages - Trade and Exchange
Endeavour's Destinations 1769-1770