Nassa shells were often used as currency, and their value depended on how bright and shiny they looked. The Nassa shell and dogs teeth were prized for its brightness, as well as certain magical qualities. Because of the shell's value, only people of importance and wealth could afford to wear them. This is a beautiful headdress would be a wonderful addition to your home or collection.
Shows Natural Age and Wear. 8.5 Inches Tall on Stand. AT BACARA WE STAND BEHIND ALL OF OUR MERCHANDISE.YOUR SATISFACTION IS OUR MAIN GOAL, AND WE THANK YOU FOR SHOPPING AT BACARA. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Pacific Islands & Oceania".
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