Anklet with Bundles of Hair

Unidentified maker (Marquesas Islands)


Human hair bound with coconut fiber cord

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Acquired by exchange from the Bishop Museum, Honolulu, Hawai'i



Place Made: Marquesas Islands, Polynesia, Oceania

Object Name

Personal Adornment

Research Area


Not on view


Oahu College [early Missionary collection]; given to Bishop Museum, Honolulu, Hawaii, May 1900; received in Exchange #22 to the present collection, 1941.

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