This is an Natural Bush Twine and Shell Armband with Cowrie Shells from the Iatmul People, Middle Sepik River, Papua New Guinea. Armbands are worn only by men of status in the village. This Armband consists of woven bush twine and cowries shells that fastens in the back. Shells were currency in Papua New Guinea. This armband is significant and important to the man who created it and wore it. This status arm band would be a wonderful addition to your home or collection.
COMES ON A STAND
Shows some age, some fraying, but is in good condition.
Armband on Stand
5 1/2" tall
1 1/2" deep
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