Bag

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Registration number
40696
Item name
Bag 
Category
Container
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > None
Collector
Reverend Albert Henry Piper 
Acquisition date
November 27, 2013 
Acquisition method
Donated by Heather Schlusemeyer 
Raw material
bark fibre; commercial paint?
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Bark string bag with two handles; dark brown; small area covered with light blue paint.

Research notes

The string bag was collected between 1900 - 1910 by the donor's grandfather Reverend Albert Henry Piper the first Seventh Day Adventist missionary from Australasia in Rarotonga.

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