1938.36.1282

Polished gold-lip shell. [FC 18/10/2010]

Place details: OCEANIA MELANESIA. Papua New Guinea. New Britain Bismarck Archipelago South-west Coast Kandrian (Moewehafen). Cultural Group: Arawe Local Name: Uklun Materials: Shell / ?. Processes: Polished / Perforated / ?. Dimensions: Max L = 202 mm Max W = 183 mm When Collected: 30 July 1937 Acquired: Donated 1938 Other Numbers: Blackwood ii 1214 Related Collections: Photographs, film and papers in PRM Archive.

KEYWORD: Token / Shell / CLASS: Currency / Trade / Animalia / ?.