Nose pin, carved from shell, tapering ends band wi

Made:
1891-1930 in Papua New Guinea

Nose pin, carved from shell, tapering ends band with brown thread, from South East New Guinea, 1891-1930

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A155660
Materials:
fibre, thread, shell
type:
nose-pin
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • jewellery
  • nose ornament
credit:
Glendining
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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