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Ornament

Ear ornament made of jade (pounamu). Pounamu has many legends associated with its various forms but is usually said to be a fish transformed to stone when exposed to the...

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Ear ornament

This is a small but highly prized ornament (kuru) made of jade (pounamu). Pounamu has many legends associated with its various forms but is usually said to be a...

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Neck ornament

This is the damaged remains of a neck ornament made from coconut fibre thread and shell danglers....

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Pendant

This shell appear to have been polished with machine tools as an ornament to appeal to European taste and not for local use....

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Ornament

A flat section of slate, with an incised and painted design on each surface, hung on fishing line threaded with seed beads. Shown here is a man depicted in traditional...

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Ornament

A flat section of slate, with an incised and painted design on each surface, hung on fishing line threaded with seed beads. Shown here is the face depicting the national...

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Earring

A pair of earrings and a nose ring that would likely be part of a north Indian woman’s bridal jewellery. The 22 carat gold wire frames of both the earrings...

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Earring

A pair of earrings and a nose ring that would likely be part of a north Indian woman’s bridal jewellery. The 22 carat gold wire frames of both the earrings...

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Nose ring, natham

A pair of earrings and a nose ring that would likely be part of a north Indian woman’s bridal jewellery. The 22 carat gold wire frames of both the earrings...

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Head ornament

This shell disk is probably from an ornament with turtleshell overlay, either a dala head ornament from the Solomons or a tema chest pendant from Santa Cruz....

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