Marquesan. <em>Old Man's Beard Ornament (Pavahina)</em>, before 1938. Hair, sennit, 6 11/16 x 1 9/16 in (17 x 4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, A. Augustus Healy Fund, 42.211.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.42.211.2.jpg)

Old Man's Beard Ornament (Pavahina)


Medium: Hair, sennit

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:before 1938

Dimensions: 6 11/16 x 1 9/16 in (17 x 4 cm)


Accession Number: 42.211.2

Image: CUR.42.211.2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Ornament of old man's beard; the hair is yellowed and grouped in about 25 strands, the tops of which are wrapped with sennit cord

Brooklyn Museum