Necklace

2004.17.0053

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Necklace   (2004.17.0053)
Classification Personal Artifacts : Adornment : Body Adornments
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Oceania--Melanesia, Papua New Guinea, Highlands(?)
Period/Date N/A
Culture Melanesian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 43 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 20.7 cm
Dimension 3 (Height) 2.7 cm
Weight 62 g
Measuring Remarks From Logan Museum: 46x13cm. Length is of necklace and bone section, all other measurements are of the bone section.
Materials Animal--Bone, Animal--Shell, Plant--Fiber
Manufacturing Processes Weaving, Stringing, Beaded
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication The Virginia M. and James D. Tobin Collection, Purchased from the Logan Museum of Anthropology, Beloit College
Reproduction Yes
Reproduction Information N/A

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