- Registration number
- Item name
- Indigenous name
- Associated cultural group
- Australia > Australia > Queensland > South east Queensland > Stradbroke Island
- Acquisition date
- January 01, 1947
- Acquisition method
- Foundation Donation from Mrs D. Cameron
- H: W: L: D: Circum:
String bag approx. 400mm high x 270mm wide. There are 3 diagonal stripes on one side, and 4 stripes on the other - running to opposite corners. No shoulder strap.
Woven with ungaire / yunggaire reeds [identified by Sonja Carmichael]
Part of Brisbane auctioneer Mr John Samuel Cameron's (died ca 1917) collection which was sold after his widow's death. Bought by Dr Winterbotham and C A Fitzgerald at auction. The Foundation Donation comprises the items from L. P. Winterbotham's personal collection, which were donated to the University of Queensland in 1948 and form the basis of the Anthropology Museum.