Shells in Papua New Guinea are considered currency and armbands of this type show bravery and are significant to the man who created it. This is also known as a brides price and can used used in bartering and trading. This is very unique woven armband and would be a wonderful addition to anyone's home or collection.
Late 20th-Century COMES ON STAND Shows Natural Age and Wear 7 3/4 Inches Tall 10 Inches on Stand 3.5 x 3.5 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". The seller is "bacara-online" and is located in this country: US.
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