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Collection

Wonenara, Obura-Wonenara District, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Neck ornament
Place of origin
WonenaraObura-Wonenara DistrictEastern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Baruya people
Year
collected 1965
Media category
Mixed media
Materials used
bamboo, vine, cane, plyed plant fibre string, dried human hands
Dimensions

34.0 x 20.0 cm:

0 - Whole; 34 cm (13 3/8"); length overall (approx.)

0 - Whole; 15.5 cm (6 1/8"); length of 'pendant'

0 - Whole; 16 cm (6 5/16"); diameter of neckband at narrowest point

0 - Whole; 20 cm (7 7/8"); diameter of neckband at widest point

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
700.1979
Location
Not on display