Skip to content

Collection

An image of Cowrie shell necklace by
Alternate image of Cowrie shell necklace by

Sisimin, Ok Om River, Sandaun Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Cowrie shell necklace
Other titles:
Man's necklace
Place of origin
SisiminOk Om RiverSandaun ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Yoliapi (Hewa) people
Year
collected 1972
Media categories
Jewellery, Botanical material, Animal material
Materials used
string, cowrie shells
Dimensions

56.0 l

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
654.1979
Location
Not on display