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Pelvic Ornament Shell (Incised Deck of Cards and Union Jack) Aboriginal
Pelvic Ornament Shell (Incised Deck of Cards and Union Jack) Aboriginal
Maker:
Date:
20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pearl Shell
Dimensions:
4 3/4 x 1 1/16 (12.1 x 2.7 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Provenance:

collected by Wilfrid Hubert Hemingway in Australia between 1910 and 1924
loaned to the deYoung Museum in 1932
donated to the deYoung Museum by Hemingway's wife in 1950

Accession Number:
50.32.281
Acquisition Date:
1950-10-26
Credit Line:

Gift of Wilfrid H. Hemingway

small pearl shell with incised deck of cards and Union Jack

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”