New Guinea Dog Tooth and Glass Bead Wealth Necklace
Origin: New Guinea, East Sepik Province
Period: Mid 20th century or older
Materials: Cone shell, dog teeth, light blue trade beads, old fishing string
Description: This lavish wealth necklace has was a prestigious article of adornment for its owner. It has a single white trade bead and is strung with a thin old fishing line.
Dimensions: Width 8” (20 cm)