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Loincloth

Object Number:97-120-352
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hawaiian
Provenience: Hawaiian Islands
Oahu
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Bark Cloth
Pigment
Length: 148 cm
Width: 20 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-120-352 - Old Museum Number
4473 - ANSP Number

Description

Half of width covered with red ochre; other half with designs of black lines. Native name "marro" [man's breech cloth].

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