An image of Necklace (forehead ornament?)

Unknown Artist

Necklace (forehead ornament?)

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
Sculpture
Medium
2 pig tusks, 7 cowrie shells, plant fibre string
Dimensions
9.2 x 15.3 x 2.2 cm :
0 - Whole; 9.2 cm; height from tusk to base of cowrie band
0 - Whole; 15.3 cm; width from tusk to tusk
0 - Whole; 2.2 cm; dimensions variable
Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
721.1979