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Title

Armband

collected 1963


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Cultural origin

Angal people


Date

collected 1963


Media category

Mixed media


Materials used

woven rattan vine (incomplete)


Dimensions

7.3 cm width of armband; 23.0 cm outside circumference of armband (approx.)


Credit

Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977


Location

Not on display


Accession number

510.1979



Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Paul Sillitoe, Made in Niugini: Technology in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea, 'Woven armband', pg. 422-426, London, 1988, 422-426, 503-505 (illus.). Detailed description of construction of a woven armband from the Wola people of the Southern Highlands of PNG.