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Old Man's Beard Ornament (Pavahina)

Arts of the Pacific Islands

CULTURE Marquesan
MEDIUM Hair, sennit
DATES before 1938
DIMENSIONS 6 1/2 x 3 3/8 in. (16.5 x 8.5 cm)
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE A. Augustus Healy Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Ornament of old man's beard (pavahina); the hair is yellowed and in 13 groups which are wrapped with sennit cord
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