Unknown Artist

Bark pearl shell wrapper

Other titles:
Wallet (used to carry Kina shell)
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Tambul, Tambul-Nebilyer District, Western Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Kakoli (Kaugel) people
Year
collected 1963
Media
Ceremonial object
Medium
tree bark, plant fibre, cowrie shells
Dimensions
19.0 x 16.5 folded
Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
793.1979