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Title

Loincloth

mid 20th century
collected 1972


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Title

Lap lap


Cultural origin

Yagaria people


Dates

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

235.1978



Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


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