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Collection

Marawaka, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Headband
Place of origin
MarawakaEastern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Dunkwi Anga (Kukukuku) people
Year
collected 1969
Media category
Mixed media
Materials used
34 cut and polished conus shells, plant fibre string
Dimensions

66.0 x 2.3 x 2.0 cm:

0 - Whole; 2.3 cm; diameter of largest shell and width of necklace

0 - Whole; 2 cm; depth of necklace

0 - Whole; 66 cm; overall length of necklace, including string band

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
631.1979
Location
Not on display