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neck ornament

neck ornament
H222- Neck ornament of pieces of paua shell and bone strung onto twisted flax string. New Zealand 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Paul Ovenden
 
Summary:
H000222 - 29/8/1894, neck ornament, , , , New Zealand - Aotearoa, Pacific
Item Name:
neck ornament
Label:
Neck ornament of pieces of paua shell and bone strung onto twisted flax string. Possibly from New Zealand , and collected during Cook's voyages to the Pacific, 1768-1780.
Keywords:
clothing
body enhancement
Country:
New Zealand - Aotearoa
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
29/08/1894
Registration Number:
H000222
Associated Stories:
Cook collection - history of acquisition
Captain James Cook's Pacific Voyages
Cook Collection - New Zealand
Cook's Pacific Voyages - Trade and Exchange
James Cook - Early Life
Endeavour's Destinations 1769-1770
Images
1:
H222- Neck ornament of pieces of paua shell and bone strung onto twisted flax string. New Zealand 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Paul Ovenden
2:
Neck ornament of pieces of paua shell and bone strung onto twisted flax string. Possibly from New Zealand , and collected during Cook's voyages to the Pacific, 1768-1780. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Gregory Millen