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Collection

Poroma District, Southern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Headband
Place of origin
Poroma DistrictSouthern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Nembi Valley (Angal) people
Year
collected 1969
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
barkcloth, nassa shells, plant fibre string, red pigment
Dimensions

31.0 x 6.5 cm shell panel

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
626.1979
Copyright
© Angal people, under the endorsement of PIMA's 'Code of Ethics'
Location
Not on display