Old Man's Beard Ornament (Pavahina)
Arts of the Pacific Islands
A. Augustus Healy Fund
Ornament of old man's beard; hair is yellowed and grouped in about 75 strands, the tops of which are wrapped with coconut fiber and colored string
This item is not on view
Marquesan. Old Man's Beard Ornament (Pavahina), before 1938. Hair, sennit, 5 1/8 x 7 7/8 in. (13 x 20 cm). Brooklyn Museum, A. Augustus Healy Fund, 42.211.106. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.42.211.106.jpg)
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