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Collection

Yaviyufa, Goroka District, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Loin-cloth
Other titles:
loincloth
Lap lap
Place of origin
YaviyufaGoroka DistrictEastern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
probably Yaweyuha people
Year
collected 1968
Media category
Mixed media
Materials used
2-ply plant fibre string with plyed marsupial fur
Dimensions

23.0 x 25.0 cm (approx.):

0 - Whole; 23 cm (9 1/16"); skirt length

0 - Whole; 25 cm (9 13/16"); skirt width

0 - Whole; 75 cm (29 1/2"); waistband length

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
636.1979
Copyright
© Yaweyuha people, under the endorsement of PIMA's 'Code of Ethics'
Location
Not on display