A New Guinea necklaces of small white curled Shells, with a pendant of nine large Tiger Cowrie Shells. The surface of each of the nine Tiger Cowrie Shells has been stripped and polished in the centre, leaving only a border of the original mottled brown surface. Each Cowrie Shell is, approximately, 1.7 inches in width, 2.6 inches in length, and 1.2 inches in depth. The diameter of the small white Shells band of the necklace is 1.4 inches. The necklace has a drop length of 17 inches.