Bag

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
40600
Item name
Bag 
Category
Container
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea
Map
Collector
Ms Kathleen Carman 
Acquisition date
April 17, 2012 
Acquisition method
Donated by Ms Kathleen Carman 
Raw material
Vegetable string, dye
Dimensions
H: 965 mm W: 560 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Working bilum of vegetable string with dyed red, yellow and green horizontal stripes.

Research notes

Bilum given to Kathleen by Tolai woman Desie Wirua c. 1969 [Kathleen Carman, 2012].

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