This is a Beautiful Kina Shell Currency Necklace from Papua New Guinea. The kina shell is used as Currency throughout Papua New Guinea.
Traded from the coast into the highlands. Kina Shells are used for Brideprice, compensation payments, and displays of wealth. These would be exchanged during festivals.
This would be a wonderful addition to your collection or home. COMES ON STAND Necklace 24 Inches Long 6 Inches Tall on Stand 6 Inches Long 1 3/4 Inches Wide AT BACARA WE STAND BEHIND ALL OF OUR MERCHANDISE.
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