Unknown Artist

Breast ornament

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Wonenara, Obura-Wonenara District, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Baruya people
Year
collected 1968
Media
Mixed media, Jewellery
Medium
plyed and plaited plant fibre string, brown seed pods, bamboo
Dimensions
18.3 cm length of pouch and tassels; 26.5 cm width (tassels spread); 5.2 x 8.8 x 1.2 cm pouch
Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
544.1979