PAPUA NECKLACE – CCA335
Dimensions: diameter cm 30 (12″), height with stand cm 45 (18″)
Country of origin: Papua New Guinea
This handcrafted tribal Necklace is a stunning designer item for home decor. Lovingly handcrafted with Cowrie shells that have been embroidered onto a crochet base made out of natural fibre.
Natural seashells have always played a crucial role in ceremonial traditions in Papua. This type of necklace is used during ceremonies. Its round outside shape symbolizes the universe, while the circular hole in the center is a symbol of the opening to eternal life. It is believed to bring the wearer a happy life and protection.