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Decorative necklace with natural kina shell Papua-style - Indonesia

Lot reference 21825367
Decorative necklace with natural kina shell Papua-style - Indonesia

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Current bid $45
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Location: United Kingdom
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2nd half 20th century - good condition, comes with a stand

This is a very attractive ceremonial piece from Papua Oceanic style all made from natural materials. Large kina shell in the centrepiece, smaller shells, larger seeds and fish bone all on a strong macrame twisted lace design. The shell is in a dark blood red colour, looking through the light gives a deep texture, almost like tortoise.

Worn by men and women during celebrations and ceremonies to present wealth and protect.

Comes with a custom metal display stand to decorate the interior and to be kept in a safe place.

Weight is approx 131gr. Size of shell 18cm at the top width x 7.5cm middle height.

Superb condition throughout, a couple of natural stains as seen.

WIll be sent from Northen Europe using tracked postage.

Gb egorka  

Catawiki member since March 21, 2016, received 44 reviews in total (8 in last 12 months)

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    I am very happy that i bought this from a very honest businesman, It was ver y good packed, perfect condition, even better then on the pictures.
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    Marcocools May 22, 2019

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    The mother of pearl shell is even more beautifull in reality, fast delivery, good packing so i am very happy ,thank you
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    Marcocools May 19, 2019

  • Smooth transaction, perfect, many thanks

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    MARILOU May 13, 2019

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    julienmasquelier January 15, 2019

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    The item has arrived intact. The package was safe. The tracking is strange, because it is now signed as in shipping...
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    user-f738bea August 24, 2018

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