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Collection

Lufa District, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Apron adorner
Other titles:
Girdle
Place of origin
Lufa DistrictEastern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
probably Yagaria people
Year
collected 1972
Media category
Textile
Materials used
marsupial fur, yellow orchid stem, cane, plyed and twisted plant fibre
Dimensions

63.5 x 11.0 cm:

0 - Whole; 63.5 cm (25"); length from folded top edge to longest fringe

0 - Whole; 11 cm (4 5/16"); width at top of apron

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
600.1979
Location
Not on display