This is a Fabulous and Rare One of a Kind Woven Women's Wedding Veil from the Middle Sepik Region, Papua New Guinea. This item is the most valued item among women. They are worn during wedding ceremonies. This Bridal wealth Veil is made from finely woven tree bark fiber, rope and decorated by individually sewing each Cowrie, Nassa, Conis and Bailer shell over the entire surface.
This shell decorated veil was worn on the head during bridal ceremonies and is also an important form of traditional shell wealth and is considered a family heirloom. These veils are passed down from generation to generation. This unique wedding veil would truly compliment your collection or home. Late 20-Century COMES ON S STAND 37 Inches Tall on Stand 35Inches Tall 7 Inches Wide 7.5 Inches Deep 8 Inches Wide Back Train AT BACARA WE STAND BEHIND ALL OF OUR MERCHANDISE. YOUR SATISFACTION IS OUR MAIN GOAL, AND WE THANK YOU FOR SHOPPING AT BACARA.
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