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Object / Artefact › Applied Arts and Design
  • Other titles
    Lei 1
  • Description
    Lei, tracing paper, raffia, paua shell; round, ten (10) paua shells, halved and uncut, stitched to tracing paper panels using raffia, with raffia edging around paper panels; handmade by Rochelle Cant, circa 1994
  • Other Number
    1995.142.1
  • Accession number
    1995.142.1
  • Accession date
    14 September 1995
  • Collection area
  • Item count
    1
  • Record richness

Artefact

  • Credit
    purchased with funds provided by Charles Edgar Disney Art Trust, 1995, collection of Auckland Museum, Tamaki Paenga Hira, 1995.142.1
  • Production
    Rochelle Cant (jeweller)
    Auckland
    Circa 1994
    Elizabeth II (1952 -), House of Windsor, English reign
    handmade
  • Signature/marks
    none
  • Consists of
  • Dimensions
    0 - Whole length (approximate) : 900mm
    (length of lei 900 mm)
  • Classification
    Chenhall Nomenclature (Nomenclature)
    › 03 Personal Artifacts (Category)
    › Adornment (Classification)
  • Record created
    2 September 1998

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