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Description

Armlet consisting of a strip of dark tortoiseshell scored with ten parallel lines and bent round into the shape of a ring with overlapping ends: Micronesian, Caroline Islands, Chuuk (Truk) Lagoon

Museum reference

A.1948.377

Collection

World Culture

Object name

Armlet

Production information

Chuuk Lagoon, Federated States of Micronesia, Caroline Islands, Micronesia

Materials

Tortoiseshell

Physical description

Dark tortoiseshell scored with ten parallel lines

Associations

Beasley Collection

On display

National Museum Of Scotland »
Level 3 »
World Cultures »
Facing The Sea »
Pr.2

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