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Necklace tuinga kahoa

Necklace tuinga kahoa

Place: Tonga
Category: Jewellery & adornment

snail shells, plant fibre, Tonga, l. 60 cm, Inv. Oz 193

Humphrey No. 71: ‘a Necklace formed of small brown shells, from the Friendly Isles.’

Small brown snail shells are arranged on a string. Inken Köhler, Ulrike Rehr, Gundolf Krüger