Headdress

Headdress to match the dance skirt, decorated with seeds and cowrie shells.

Object Summary

Museum Number 10/1949/2
Simple Name headdress
Full Name woven headdress
Common Name headdress
Production country French Polynesia (Overseas Collectivity of France)
Material bark cloth; cowrie shells; seeds; grass; grass bark cloth
Collection class Clothing and accessories
Collection continent Pacific
Collection area/region POLYN
Production county Society Islands
Production continent Oceania
Production year high 1949