Kap Kap ornament
Diameter: 2 ¾ in. (7 cm)
Ex collection Daalder, Adelaide, Australia
Ethnic Jewellery and Adornment, Truus Daalder, Ethnic Art Press, 2009, p. 142
Price: on request
Kapkap were used as adornments and served as a sign of social status. Kapkap were worn on great occasions: festivities, rituals or war expeditions. They could be worn as a pendant, as hair or forehead adornements or around the waist.