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forehead ornament

forehead ornament
H338 - Forehead ornament of clam shell disc with cut turtle shell design. Marquesas. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Paul Ovenden
 
Summary:
H000338 - 5/3/1895, forehead ornament, , , Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia, Pacific
Item Name:
forehead ornament
Label:
Forehead ornament of clam shell disc with cut turtle shell design, possibly from the Marquesas.
Keywords:
body accessories
body enhancement
Province/State:
Marquesas Islands
Country:
French Polynesia
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
05/03/1895
Registration Number:
H000338
Associated Stories:
Banks collection - history of acquisition