|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Provenience||Borneo | Sarawak|
|Date Made||Before 1897|
|Materials||Peel | Wool (uncertain) | Glass|
Mat seat. Tekai Burit. Rectangular, with pointed top. Rattan peel, woven in pattern of dark and light triangles, with, at the top, a 3-tier stepped figure. Top is edged with strips of red cloth, over which are sewn bands of black and yellow beadwork. At point a tassel of yellow and black beads. Ties of twisted red cloth. Worn by men, suspended from the waist at back, ready to sit on in the forest.
|Credit Line||Gift of Dr. William H. Furness 3rd., 1898|
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