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Necklace (Bakiha [?])

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Solomon Islands, Santa Catalina or Santa Ana Island, Makira-Ulawa province
Culture:
Santa Catalina or Santa Ana Island
Medium:
Tridacna shell, turtle shell, shell, glass beads, porpoise teeth, seeds, fiber
Dimensions:
H. 7 x W. 7 1/8 x D. 3/4 in. (17.8 x 18.1 x 1.9 cm)
Classification:
Shell-Ornaments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John J. Klejman, 1961
Accession Number:
1978.412.786
Not on view
Mr. and Mrs. John J. Klejman, New York, until 1961; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1961–1978

The American Federation of Arts. Primitive Art Masterworks: an exhibition jointly organized by the Museum of Primitive Art and the American Federation of Arts, New York. New York: The American Federation of Arts, 1974.



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