Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Pendant or Head Ornament (Kapkap)

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Solomon Islands
Culture:
Solomon Islands
Medium:
Tridacna shell, turtle shell, fiber, glass bead
Dimensions:
Diam. 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm)
Classification:
Shell-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Bequest of John B. Elliott, 1997
Accession Number:
1999.47.62
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 354
John B. Elliott, Princeton, NJ, until (d.) 1997; John B. Elliott Estate, until 1999

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