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Collection

An image of Loincloth by

Lufa District, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Loincloth
Other titles:
Lap lap
Place of origin
Lufa DistrictEastern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Yagaria people
Year
mid 20th century
collected 1972
Media category
Mixed media
Materials used
looped plant fibre string, cuscus fur
Dimensions

86.0 x 56.0 cm

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1978
Accession number
235.1978
Copyright
© Yagaria people, under the endorsement of the Pacific Islands Museums Association's (PIMA) Code of Ethics
Location
Temporary exhibitions gallery
Bibliography (2)

Tony Tuckson, Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973, 51. cat.no. H70

Natalie Wilson (Editor), Plumes and pearlshells: art of the New Guinea highlands, Sydney, 2014, 122 (colour illus.), 162. cat.no. 68

Exhibition history (1)

Plumes and pearlshells: art of the New Guinea highlands, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 30 May 2014–10 Aug 2014