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Armor

Corselet

Object Number:P3294B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Gilbert Islands
Kiribati
Period: 19th Century
Date Made: 19th century CE
Early Date: 1840
Late Date: 1878
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Coconut Fiber
Hair
Height: 100 cm
Length: 55 cm
Width: 22 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Isobel Strong through Anderson Auction Company, 1914
Other Number:546 - Dealer's Number

Description

Current & Past Exhibitions:

The Stories We Wear (25 Sep 2021 - 12 Jun 2022) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Katz, Adria H. 1986. "Corselets of Fiber". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 28. no. 3. pg. 54-60 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 59View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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