Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Nose Ornament

Date:
mid to late 19th century
Geography:
Solomon Islands, Eastern region (?)
Culture:
Solomon Islander
Medium:
Turtle shell, chambered nautilus shell, shell, fiber
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 5/8 x 1 5/16in. (11.7 x 3.4cm)
Classification:
Shell-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift of Evelyn A. J. Hall and John A. Friede, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.447.3
Not on view
Harry G. Beasley, Chiselhurst, UK; Evelyn A. J. Hall, Palm Beach, FL, until 1987

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