Unknown Artist

Necklace

Other titles:
Stick-im-nose, Stick-em-nose
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
Medium
carved and incised bamboo, 2-ply plant fibre string, brown seed pods, bone, sardine tin key
Dimensions
15.0 cm diameter of neckband; 14.0 - 27.0 cm length of tassels, dimensions variable; 42.5 cm length of bamboo pendant :
0 - Whole; 27.5 cm (10 13/16"); length of cut bamboo
0 - Whole; 3.2 cm (1 1/4"); diameter of cut bamboo
Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
770.1979