DETAIL: Mary MARABAMBA Fish trap No 27 #3017-01 2001 jungle vine, bush string Purchased 2002
 
Artist UNKNOWN | Shell necklace

 
UNKNOWN, Artist
Australia  
Shell necklace
AM 243/02 c.1920
Decorative Art
Jewellery
mauve maireener shells, thread
circumference 100.0 (h) cm
Purchased 2003
NGA 2003.17
VIEW: Article | PROVENANCE |
  • Exhibited in the ' Exhibition of Exquisite Tasmanian Aboriginal Shell Necklaces' at Art Mob, Battery Point, Tasmania from Thursday 29 August 2002.


  • Prior to that it had been in the collection of Christo Lees. They belonged to his grandmother Petronia Violet Bromley (Ronnie).


  • Originally from Bruny Island?
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