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Neck Pendant

Description

Crescent pearl shell worn as a neck pendant.
Strap made of Coix Lacryma Jobi seeds (kokla woyo) strung on black string.

Global Region of Origin

Papua New Guinea

Date

N/A

Material

Shell, Seeds

Provenance

Mount Hagen area, Western Highlands Province

Copyright

© P.J. Stewart & A.J. Strathern Archive

 


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