Konyak Naga Ceremonial Belt

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Konyak Naga natural fiber, bone, shell, and glass bead belt. Used by women during ceremonies. The group is in northern India in an area referred to as "Nagaland" and are known for their head hunting traditions of the past and characteristic tattoos. The belt can be worn or used for display. Circa 1940s-60s.
Details
Designer
Unknown
Period
1940-1949
Condition
Good. A bit of loss on the shell clasp.
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
30 in. L
76 cm L
Waist
29 in. (74 cm)
Length
30 in. (76 cm)
Dealer Location
Litchfield County, CT
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU5941841693
Address
Sarara Couture
By Appointment Only
Litchfield County CT 06759
US
By Appointment Only
(770) 415-8611
1stdibs Dealer since 2014 Located in Litchfield County, CT
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