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purse
Glass bead and fibre bag, attributed to Tonga. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Stuart Humphreys
 
Summary:
H000157 - 28/8/1894, purse, , , , Tonga, Pacific
Item Name:
purse
Label:
Bag of black, white, green and yellow glass beads on fibre string with plaited coconut fibre handles. Possibly from Tonga, the Pacific, collected during Cook's voyages, 1768-1780.
Keywords:
body accessories
container
craft
Country:
Tonga
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
28/08/1894
Registration Number:
H000157
Associated Stories:
Cook collection - history of acquisition
Captain James Cook's Pacific Voyages
Cook Collection - Tonga
Cook's Pacific Voyages - Trade and Exchange
James Cook - Early Life
Endeavour's Destinations 1769-1770
Images
1:
Glass bead and fibre bag, attributed to Tonga. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Stuart Humphreys
2:
Bag of black, white, green and yellow glass beads on fibre string with plaited coconut fibre handles. Possibly from Tonga, the Pacific, collected during Cook's voyages, 1768-1780. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Stuart Humphreys
3:
Bag of black, white, green and yellow glass beads on fibre string with plaited coconut fibre handles. Possibly from Tonga, the Pacific, collected during Cook's voyages, 1768-1780. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Stuart Humphreys
4:
Bag of black, white, green and yellow glass beads on fibre string with plaited coconut fibre handles. Possibly from Tonga, the Pacific, collected during Cook's voyages, 1768-1780. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Stuart Humphreys
5:
Bag of black, white, green and yellow glass beads on fibre string with plaited coconut fibre handles. Possibly from Tonga, the Pacific, collected during Cook's voyages, 1768-1780. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Stuart Humphreys
6:
Bag of black, white, green and yellow glass beads on fibre string with plaited coconut fibre handles. Possibly from Tonga, the Pacific, collected during Cook's voyages, 1768-1780. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Stuart Humphreys
7:
Bag of black, white, green and yellow glass beads on fibre string with plaited coconut fibre handles. Possibly from Tonga, the Pacific, collected during Cook's voyages, 1768-1780. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Stuart Humphreys