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An image of Koráy mabe (man's loincloth) by
Alternate image of Koráy mabe (man's loincloth) by

Omkalai, Gumine District, Simbu (Chimbu) Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Koráy mabe (man's loincloth)
Other titles:
Lap lap
Place of origin
OmkalaiGumine DistrictSimbu (Chimbu) ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Golin people
Year
mid 20th century
collected 1968
Media categories
Mixed media, Animal material, Botanical material, Ceremonial object
Materials used
plant fibre string, yellow orchid stem fibre (Dendrobium), 22 pig tails
Dimensions

89.0 x 39.0 cm

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
637.1979
Copyright
© Golin people, under the endorsement of the Pacific Islands Museums Association's (PIMA) Code of Ethics
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Natalie Wilson (Editor), Plumes and pearlshells: art of the New Guinea highlands, Sydney, 2014, 123 (colour illus.), 162. cat.no. 69

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