Karen tribe (?)
Burma, Southeast Asia
5 in. wide X 5 in. long. Neck opening 2½ in.
Elaborate crescent shaped torque style tribal necklace. Handcrafted, with graved and sculpted deep relief designs on front and reverse sides. Four stylized butterflies dominate the center. The richly textured sides narrow and terminate in conical caps, favored by several tribal groups in Burma, including the Wa and Karen