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Collection

Nipa, Southern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Necklace
Place of origin
NipaSouthern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Woala (Wola) people
Year
collected circa 1969
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
3 conus shells, plyed plant fibre, woven cane, traces of grey/black pigment
Dimensions

34.0 cm length overall; 4.5 cm to 4.8 cm shell diameter

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
719.1979
Copyright
© Wola people, under the endorsement of PIMA's 'Code of Ethics'
Location
Not on display