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Title

Man's loincloth,

mid 20th century
collected 1969


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Title

Sporran (worn underneath two other sporrans)


Cultural origin

Duna people


Dates

mid 20th century
collected 1969


Media category

Weaving


Materials used

looped plant fibre string


Dimensions

23.0 x 27.0 cm


Credit

Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977


Location

Not on display


Accession number

805.1979.1



Place

Where the work was made
Lake Kopiago

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Natalie Wilson (Editor), Plumes and pearlshells: art of the New Guinea highlands, Sydney, 2014, 137 (colour illus.), 163. cat.no. 79; titled 'Duna man's apparel (selected items)'