Late 19th century bone spiral eel pendant from Palmerston north Region. Given as a lucky charm to Bruce Beale Captain and adjutant at the Boer war 1902 before he left NZ Bruce lived to 99 years old

Late century bone spiral eel pendant from Palmerston north Region. Given as a lucky charm to Bruce Beale Captain and adjutant at the Boer War 1902 before he left NZ Bruce lived to 99 years old

Aboriginal Artist Unknown, An Engraved Pearl Shell, Western Australia, Riji, Jakoli | Incised pearl shell, red natural earth pigment, human hair string, cotton fibre

Aboriginal Artist Unknown, An Engraved Pearl Shell, Western Australia, Riji, Jakoli

Necklace 1902. Fur string, bandicoot tail tips. Aboriginal art. Australia.

Necklace 1902 Fur string, bandicoot tail tips Aboriginal Australia

Australia | Aboriginal headband made from kangaroo teeth held together by string and resin | ca. 19th century

Headband of kangaroo teeth held together by string and resin, a century Aboriginal ornament.

Australia | Aboriginal headband made from kangaroo teeth held together by string and resin | ca. 19th century | This wonderful example of Aboriginal adornment is included in the publication ethnic Jewellery and Adornment: Australia, Oceania, Asia, Africa. Author Truus Daalder ~ fig1, p.24.

Headband of kangaroo teeth held together by string and resin, a century Aboriginal ornament.

Australia | Pearl-shell 'lonka-lonka' with a cut out, resin rimmed orifice and deeply incised geometric motifs. Remains of the braided human hair and can necklace are attached | 19th/20th century, Kimberly area

Pearl-shell 'lonka-lonka' with a cut out, resin rimmed orifice and deeply incised geometric motifs. Remains of the braided human hair and can necklace are attached Kimberly area

Aboriginal (unknown group, Western Australia) | Pendants and Necklace, pigment/shells/plant fiber | c. 1900.

Aboriginal (unknown group, Western Australia), Pendants and Necklace, pigment/shells/plant fiber, c.

Algeria - Grand Kabylie | Belt from the Beni Yenni people; with 13 hinged plates decorated with silver, enamel and coral. | 372€ ~ sold (May '15)

Algeria - Grand Kabylie | Belt from the Beni Yenni people; with 13 hinged plates decorated with silver, enamel and coral. | 372€ ~ sold (May '15)

Australia | Necklace or head ornament from the Aboriginal people of Victoria | ca. 1850 - 1860 || Kangaroo incisor ornament of eighty eight kangaroo teeth suspended from a strip of dressed kangaroo skin by loops

Kangaroo incisor ornament of eighty eight kangaroo teeth suspended from a strip of dressed kangaroo skin by loops: Oceania, Australia, Victoria, Australian Aboriginal, 1850 - 1860 Necklace

Kangaroo incisor ornament of eighty eight kangaroo teeth suspended from a strip of dressed kangaroo skin by loops: Oceania, Australia, Victoria, Australian Aboriginal, 1850 - 1860 © National Museums Scotland

Kangaroo incisor ornament of eighty eight kangaroo teeth suspended from a strip of dressed kangaroo skin by loops: Oceania, Australia, Victoria, Australian Aboriginal, 1850 - 1860 Necklace

Armlet (wauri) made of ground cone shell / Worn by men for warfare and ceremonial occasions. Oceania, Australia, Queensland,Torres Strait Islands, Murray Islands

Armlet (wauri) made of ground cone shell / Worn by men for warfare and ceremonial occasions.

Headband of kangaroo teeth held together by string and resin, a 19th century Aboriginal ornament.

Headband of kangaroo teeth held together by string and resin, a century Aboriginal ornament.

Triple Strand Vintage Tasmanian Aboriginal Maireener Iridescent Shell Necklace

Triple Strand Vintage Tasmanian Aboriginal Maireener Iridescent Shell Necklace

Kangaroo incisor ornament of eighty eight kangaroo teeth suspended from a strip of dressed kangaroo skin by loops: Oceania, Australia, Victoria, Australian Aboriginal, 1850 - 1860 Necklace

Kangaroo incisor ornament of eighty eight kangaroo teeth suspended from a strip of dressed kangaroo skin by loops: Oceania, Australia, Victoria, Australian Aboriginal, 1850 - 1860 Necklace

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