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Birdcage Cover

Object Number:29-58-108
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Sumatra
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Cotton
Wool (uncertain)
Metal
Length: 36 cm
Width: 36 cm
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

Compare 29-58-107. This is made from pieces of two kinds of flowered cotton prints and the central hole is edged with red cotton cloth. The border is cut and stitched so as to fit over the corneres of a rectangular cage. The corners are weighted with leaden ornaments and tufts of coloured worsted.

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