Shell Button Necklaces

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Handmade Paua Shell Buttons on cotton thread with a silver tag made in Australia exclusivly for Bunyip

Where and how is it used?

Worn around the neck to accessorise an outfit

What did you or someone else pay for it?

£6.00

Why do you want to add it to the museum?

The neclaces are handmade in the Bunyip shop on Fore street. Bunyip have been selling them since the shop opened and the shop owner feels they represent the true heart of the shop.


How was it made?

Is made in a factory

Is farmed

Is mass-produced

Is produced by local cottage industry

Is made to particular specifications

Is craft / hand-made

Is foraged

Is found

Is colonised

Is a service


Materials & Making

Who made or produced your commodity?

the staff at Bunyip made the necklace

Who was paid to make it?

staff at Bunyip

What skills does it take to make it?

Not answered yet

Where was it made?

Fore Street Exeter

What does it cost to make it?

Not answered yet

What is it made from?

1. paua shell buttons:
2. cotton thread:
3. silver tag:

Buying & Owning

Who decides how much it costs?

staff at Bunyip

Who or what assesses its quality?

Bunyip

Where is it sold?

Bunyip - fore street exeter

Who or what sells it?

Bunyip - fore street exeter

How did this thing arrive from where it was made to where you got it?

Not answered yet

Where is it used?

worn around ther neck

Where is it kept?

around the neck, or in a box perhaps

How and by whom is it cared for?

the person who bought it

How long will it last?

as long as it is cared for

Where will it go when it's finished with?

maybe passed on to someone else, charity shop

What is it worth?

it's worth depends on how much the owner loves or connects with it


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