Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Explore sets

Objects

Image Title and collection What Where Who When
Amber bead necklace

Amber bead necklace

Guna Kinne collection no. 2
Apply Guna Kinne collection no. 2 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Latvia
Apply Latvia filter
1950
Apply 1950 filter
Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
Apply Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Tasmania, Australia
Apply Tasmania, Australia filter
Vernon Graham
Apply Vernon Graham filter
Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
1974
Apply 1974 filter
Pearl necklace given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her husband on their wedding anniversary in 1826

Pearl necklace given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her ...

Diana Baxter collection no. 1
Apply Diana Baxter collection no. 1 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Scotland
Apply Scotland filter
Janet Templeton
Apply Janet Templeton filter
1826
Apply 1826 filter
Plerelare shell necklace, made by Betty Grace

Plerelare shell necklace, made by Betty Grace

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Betty Grace collection
Apply Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Betty Grace collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Tasmania, Australia
Apply Tasmania, Australia filter
Betty Grace
Apply Betty Grace filter
Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Dulcie Greeno collection
Apply Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Dulcie Greeno collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Tasmania, Australia
Apply Tasmania, Australia filter
Dulcie Greeno
Apply Dulcie Greeno filter
Shell necklace with pink button and opalescent green maireener feature shells, by Dulcie Greeno

Shell necklace with pink button and opalescent green maireen...

Dulcie Greeno collection no. 1
Apply Dulcie Greeno collection no. 1 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Tasmania, Australia
Apply Tasmania, Australia filter
Dulcie Greeno
Apply Dulcie Greeno filter
Shell necklace with opalescent green maireener and black cat's teeth feature shells, by Dulcie Greeno

Shell necklace with opalescent green maireener and black cat...

Dulcie Greeno collection no. 1
Apply Dulcie Greeno collection no. 1 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Tasmania, Australia
Apply Tasmania, Australia filter
Dulcie Greeno
Apply Dulcie Greeno filter
2000
Apply 2000 filter
Kelp necklace by Vicki West, 2003

Kelp necklace by Vicki West, 2003

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vicki West collection
Apply Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vicki West collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Necklace of opalescent maireener shells, 'Jewel of the Sea', made by Corrie Fullard, Tasmanian Aboriginal artist, 1997

Necklace of opalescent maireener shells, 'Jewel of the Sea',...

Corrie Fullard collection
Apply Corrie Fullard collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Tasmania, Australia
Apply Tasmania, Australia filter
Corrie L. Fullard
Apply Corrie L. Fullard filter
1997
Apply 1997 filter
Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Broome, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Broome, Western Australia, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1934
Apply 1934 filter
Seed necklace

Seed necklace

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
Apply Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Cook Islands
Apply Cook Islands filter
Mr Victor Carell
Apply Mr Victor Carell filter
1969
Apply 1969 filter
Beaded necklace with black and brown seeds

Beaded necklace with black and brown seeds

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Townsville, Queensland, Australia
Apply Townsville, Queensland, Australia filter
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission filter
Shell money necklace

Shell money necklace

Geoff Dennis collection
Apply Geoff Dennis collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Solomon Islands
Apply Solomon Islands filter

Image Unavailable

String necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Seed and shell necklace

Seed and shell necklace

Isobel Stephens collection
Apply Isobel Stephens collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Moa Island, St Paul's, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
Apply Moa Island, St Paul's, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia filter
Miss Isobel Stephens
Apply Miss Isobel Stephens filter
2000
Apply 2000 filter
Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Hey Family collection
Apply Hey Family collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mapoon, Queensland, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Shell necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter

Image Unavailable

Seed necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Beaded necklace with brown and red brown coloured seeds

Beaded necklace with brown and red brown coloured seeds

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Tennant Creek, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Tennant Creek, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission filter

Image Unavailable

Seed necklace

Aboriginal Art Gallery 26/09/1973 collection
Apply Aboriginal Art Gallery 26/09/1973 collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Lockhart River Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Centre collection
Apply Lockhart River Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Centre collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
Apply Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia filter
2001
Apply 2001 filter

Image Unavailable

Seed and bean necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Mrs Biddy R. Napaljari
Apply Mrs Biddy R. Napaljari filter
1980
Apply 1980 filter
Shell money necklace

Shell money necklace

Geoff Dennis collection
Apply Geoff Dennis collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Solomon Islands
Apply Solomon Islands filter
Beaded necklace with light and dark brown seed pods

Beaded necklace with light and dark brown seed pods

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Townsville, Queensland, Australia
Apply Townsville, Queensland, Australia filter
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission filter

Image Unavailable

String necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter

Image Unavailable

Seeds strung together in single strand with nylon fishing li...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter

Image Unavailable

Shell necklace

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Fibre string necklace

Fibre string necklace

JW Lindo collection
Apply JW Lindo collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter

Image Unavailable

Seed pod necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Handpainted gumnut and ininti seed necklace made by Langaliki de Rose

Handpainted gumnut and ininti seed necklace made by Langalik...

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
Apply Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Langaliki de Rose
Apply Langaliki de Rose filter
Seed necklace

Seed necklace

JW Lindo collection
Apply JW Lindo collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Reed necklace

Reed necklace

Gerhardt Laves collection
Apply Gerhardt Laves collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1931
Apply 1931 filter
Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
Apply Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1986
Apply 1986 filter
Plastic bead necklace

Plastic bead necklace

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
Apply 1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Prince of Wales Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
Apply Prince of Wales Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia filter
Alice Loban
Apply Alice Loban filter
1992
Apply 1992 filter
Necklace with pigmented beads

Necklace with pigmented beads

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission filter
Shell money necklace

Shell money necklace

Geoff Dennis collection
Apply Geoff Dennis collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Solomon Islands
Apply Solomon Islands filter

Image Unavailable

Seeds strung together in single strand with nylon fishing li...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Reed necklace

Reed necklace

Keith Goddard collection
Apply Keith Goddard collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
East Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
Apply East Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1948
Apply 1948 filter
Man's leather necklace with yellow crayfish horn pendant

Man's leather necklace with yellow crayfish horn pendant

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
Apply 1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Moa Island, St Paul's, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
Apply Moa Island, St Paul's, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia filter
Fred Pilot
Apply Fred Pilot filter
1992
Apply 1992 filter

Image Unavailable

Shell necklace

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Bugle grass on fibre string

Bugle grass on fibre string

Dr William Warner collection
Apply Dr William Warner collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter

Image Unavailable

Black necklace

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Cut grass necklace

Cut grass necklace

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission filter
Bead and shell necklace fragment

Bead and shell necklace fragment

Dr Andrew Horwood collection
Apply Dr Andrew Horwood collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter

Image Unavailable

Shell & seed necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter

Image Unavailable

String necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Necklace made of brown beads

Necklace made of brown beads

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission filter

Image Unavailable

Seeds strung together in single strand with nylon fishing li...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter

Image Unavailable

Organic material necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Nautilus shell necklace

Nautilus shell necklace

Edmund Milne collection
Apply Edmund Milne collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Northern Queensland, Queensland, Australia
Apply Northern Queensland, Queensland, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1931
Apply 1931 filter
Plastic bead necklace

Plastic bead necklace

Claire Smith collection
Apply Claire Smith collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Barunga, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Barunga, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Larissa Lee
Apply Larissa Lee filter
1992
Apply 1992 filter
Reed necklace

Reed necklace

JW Lindo collection
Apply JW Lindo collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter

Image Unavailable

Shell necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission filter

Image Unavailable

Seed necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Sea shell necklace

Sea shell necklace

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission filter

Image Unavailable

Necklet

Papuan Official collection
Apply Papuan Official collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Papua New Guinea
Apply Papua New Guinea filter
1915
Apply 1915 filter
Dentalium shell necklace

Dentalium shell necklace

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1934
Apply 1934 filter

Image Unavailable

String necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Necklaces
Apply Necklaces filter
Load more objects