Unknown Artist

Ceremonial adornment for 'haroli palena' initiates,

Other titles:
Back/chest decoration
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Lake Kopiago, Southern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Duna people
Year
mid 20th century
collected 1969
Media
Ceremonial object, Animal material
Medium
pandanus leaf, 3 pigs' tails, seed pods, plant fibre string, red pigment
Dimensions
128.0 x 10.5 cm
Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
805.1979.23
Copyright
© Duna people, under the endorsement of the Pacific Islands Museums Association's (PIMA) Code of Ethics