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Predicate Object 04 Aug 2004 2004-08-04T00:00:00.000Z 2004-08-04T00:00:00.000Z 2004.78.33 Collection of Auckland Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira, 2004.78.33, 56191 Tongan 2004-08-05T00:00:00.000Z 1 2021-03-04T06:07:09.471Z Pacific Collection Access Project Tonga 35 Men/- PACIFIC SUBJECTS - Fibrework/- PACIFIC SUBJECTS - Women/- PACIFIC SUBJECTS - Kafa kula. Beaded kafa. Kafa kula is the name given to a decoratively beaded kafa. They are most commonly worn over a plain kafa that ties a ta'ovala (waistmat) and often has a matching kahoa (necklace). They are worn on special occasions such as weddings, birthdays, white Sunday etc. This kafa kula is made primarily from black wool, which has been plaited and woven into a thick waistband, and has different coloured plastic beads strung on in various combinations. waist ornament
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