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Object Number:92-18-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Palu District
Date Made: Before 1977
Early Date: 1972
Late Date: 1977
Materials:Bark Cloth
Length: 79 cm
Width: 75 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Yoshiko Yamamoto, 1992


Heavy dark brown bark cloth skirt, folded and tied into three tiers. Suspended from the first tier, pairs of bright yellow and pink cotton squares; from the second tier, yellow and green squares. Yellow cotton sash under first tier. Maker unknown. Given to Dr. Yoshiko Yamamoto in 1977 by Vaimuddin, head of Kulawi Village, Palu District, Central Sulawesi.


[Article] Aragon, Lorraine V. 1990. "Barkcloth Production in Central Sulawesi". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 32. no. 1. pg. 33-48 General ReferenceView Objects related to this General Reference

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