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Collection

Bela, Mendi, Southern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Looped string hat
Other titles:
Billum hat
Place of origin
BelaMendiSouthern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Mendi people
Year
collected 1963
Media category
Mixed media
Materials used
2-ply plant fibre string, clay
Dimensions

24.0 x 34.0 cm:

0 - Whole; 34 cm; diameter at head opening

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
540.1979
Location
Not on display