An image of Man's necklace

Unknown Artist

Man's necklace

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Marawaka, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Baruya people
Year
mid 20th century
collected 1969
Media
Botanical material, Animal material, Ceremonial object
Medium
28 mammalian bones, 28 lengths yellow plant stem segments, plant fibre string
Dimensions
89.0 cm length; bone pendants 5.5 to 11.3 cm length
Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
656.1979
Copyright
© Baruya people, under the endorsement of the Pacific Islands Museums Association's (PIMA) Code of Ethics