An image of Cowrie shell necklace

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Cowrie shell necklace

Other titles:
Man's necklace
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Sisimin, Ok Om River, Sandaun Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Yoliapi (Hewa) people
Year
collected 1972
Media
Jewellery, Botanical material, Animal material
Medium
string, cowrie shells
Dimensions
56.0 l
Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
654.1979