Cowrie Shell Macrame Collar Tribal Necklaces on Stand, Large
Cowrie Shell Macrame Collar Tribal Necklace on Stand, Large. This is a beautiful traditional shell collar necklace made from real Seashells. Crafted using traditional techniques and based on the the original Papua traditional tribal necklace. Stand Included. Comes in 3 sizes, each sold individually.
DIMENSIONS: Large- 16" H x 16" W x 1"d, overall height with stand 22" H, stand base 5" x 5"
MATERIALS: Necklace; Seashells and Cotton Rope, Stand; Wood and Metal
ORIGIN: Ubud, Indonesia
FACTS & HISTORY: In Papua this type of necklace is used during ceremonies and is custom-made for each person, 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.