Boar Tusk and Fossil Ceremonial Pectoral Necklace - Papua New Guinea - Sold
Boar Tusk and Fossil Ceremonial Pectoral Necklace - Papua New Guinea - Sold
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Boar Tusk and Fossil Ceremonial Pectoral Necklace - Papua New Guinea - Sold

Boars tusks are an important type of traditional wealth and currency in Papua New Guinea & the rest of Melanesia. Pectoral necklaces like this were worn as a status symbol, and showed wealth. In addition to the boar tusks, there is amongst other things, an old fossil and cowrie shells.

Height: 20" (top to bottom) - the pendant part itself is 7 " in height x 6 ⅜" in width.

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