Naga Shell Necklace

$ 575.00


The Naga people of the northern reached of India were the last known head-hunters in the world. The ritualistic practice was abolished in the 70s and the practice no longer exists, but there is a rich history of shamanistic practices that still exists. This necklace has all the rich patina of the years it has spent traversing the wilds of Nagaland.

Material: Glass, hemp, shell, bronze

Measurements: interior circumference 31", shell pendant 4"

Age: C.1940


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