This graphic Nassa shell "Poli" is a coveted form of bride price. The Nassa shells are attached and sewn onto a palm fiber, which is a leaf fiber (hard fiber) obtained from the leaves of the dwarf palm and is then is backed with beaten bark cloth. This is an extraordinary piece of Papua New Guinea art and would compliment your collection or home. Mid-20th century COMES ON A STAND Shows age, but in good condition.This Bride Price is very Rare and is Museum Quality 29.5 Inches Tall 34 Inches Tall on Stand 22.5 Inches Wide AT BACARA WE STAND BEHIND ALL OF OUR MERCHANDISE. YOUR SATISFACTION IS OUR MAIN GOAL, AND WE THANK YOU FOR SHOPPING AT BACARA.
The item "Papua New Guinea Nassa Shell Currency Kabrum Valley Morobe Provinece" is in sale since Tuesday, January 21, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Pacific Islands & Oceania". The seller is "bacara-online" and is located in Overland Park, Kansas. This item can be shipped worldwide.