Collection Online
Medium
pig tusk, cowrie shell, wild banana seed, fibre string, tapa string
Measurements
50.0 × 24.0 × 2.8 cm
Place/s of Execution
Tufi District, Oro Province, Papua New Guinea
Accession Number
2008.293
Department
Pacific Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Louise and Sam Dawson, 2008
© the artists
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
The pair of bound pig's tusks are combined with necklaces of cowrie shells and bush banana seeds.