Leg ornament

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Registration number
7846
Item name
Leg ornament 
Category
Bodywear
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > Unknown > N.G. Highlands unspecified
Map
Collector
Mr Alan J. Campbell 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1959 
Acquisition method
by Mr Alan J. Campbell 
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Research notes

Old Catalogue Card states 7846 is a 'bowyang', these are worn below the knee by men and women, smooth surface upwards - appeared to be tight. See also 7847 for constricting arm ornaments.

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