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Title

Ceremonial ornament

mid 20th century
collected 1968


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Titles

Stick-im-nose

Stick-em-nose

Necklace


Cultural origin

Baruya people


Dates

mid 20th century
collected 1968


Materials used

carved and incised bamboo, plant fibre string, split seedpods (Canarium indicum), bone, metal tin key


Dimensions

neckband 15.0 cm diameter; tassels 14.0 to 27.0 cm length; bamboo pendant 42.5 cm length


Credit

Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977


Location

Not on display


Accession number

770.1979



Place

Where the work was made
Wonenara

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Natalie Wilson (Editor), Plumes and pearlshells: art of the New Guinea highlands, Sydney, 2014, 112 (colour illus.), 162. cat.no. 58